Mortality studies in obstetrics

  • M. Morgan

Abstract

Ten to twelve women per year continue to die as a direct result of an anaesthetic administered during pregnancy. The purpose of this chapter is to examine the anaesthetic contribution to maternal mortality as presented in the published triennial Confidential Enquiries into Maternal Deaths in England and Wales.

Keywords

Magnesium Pneumonia Paracetamol Cimetidine Omeprazole 

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