Case of the Month #9 - pre-eclampsia

Published 03/02/2022

Key Take Home Messages

  • Remember the key differences in resuscitation of pregnant women: physiological changes, left lateral tilt, potential benefit of early delivery.
  • Your primary concern is sustaining the life of the mother. 
  • Get multidisciplinary team involvement early. 
  • Pre-eclampsia can develop and progress even after delivery of the fetus. Magnesium for treatment of seizures