Obstetric Triage and Emergency Care Protocols

Editors: Angelini, Diane J. and LaFontaine, Donna
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

Single-User Purchase Price: $65.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $97.50
ISBN: 978-0-82-610890-6
Category: Health & Medicine - Medicine
Image Count: 78
Book Status: Available
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This up-to-date handbook of narrative practice guidelines for use in obstetric triage and emergency settings provides speedy access to critical information needed by healthcare providers in obstetrics, midwifery, emergency medicine, and family care medicine.

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Table of Contents

  • About the Editors
  • Contributors
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • I. INTRODUCTION
  • 1. Overview of Obstetric Triage and Potential Pitfalls - Diane J. Angelini
  • 2. Legal Considerations in Obstetric Triage: EMTALA and HIPAA - Jan M. Kriebs
  • II. MANAGEMENT OF OBSTETRIC CONDITIONS IN EARLY PREGNANCY (LESS THAN VIABILITY)
  • 3. Management of Ectopic Pregnancy - Roxanne A. Vrees
  • 4. Vaginal Bleeding in Early Pregnancy - Emily White
  • 5. Recognition and Treatment of Postabortion Complications - Janet Singer
  • 6. Abdominal Pain and Masses in Pregnancy - Moune Jabre Raughley
  • 7. Pregnancy Loss Prior to Viability - Luu Cortes Doan and Robyn A. Gray
  • 8. Early Complications of Multiple Gestations - Karen Archabald
  • 9. Nausea, Vomiting, and Hyperemesis of Pregnancy - Amy L. Snyder
  • 10. Medical Conditions in Early Pregnancy - Asha J. Heard and Agatha S. Critchfield
  • III. MANAGEMENT OF OBSTETRIC CONDITIONS (GREATER THAN VIABILITY)
  • 11. Fetal Evaluation and Clinical Applications - Edie McConaughey
  • 12. Limited or No Prenatal Care at Term - Linda Steinhardt
  • 13. Preterm Labor - Linda A. Hunter
  • 14. Preterm Premature Rupture of Membranes - Alex Friedman
  • 15. Trauma in Pregnancy - Roxanne A. Vrees and Alyson J. McGregor
  • 16. Severe Preeclampsia or Eclampsia and Hypertensive Issues - Agatha S. Critchfield and Asha J. Heard
  • 17. Labor Evaluation - Elisabeth D. Howard
  • 18. Severe Medical Complications in Pregnancy - Lucia Larson and Karen Rosene-Montella
  • 19. Vaginal Bleeding in Pregnancy - Robyn A. Gray
  • IV. MANAGEMENT OF COMMON OBSTETRIC CONDITIONS THROUGHOUT PREGNANCY
  • 20. Common General Surgical Emergencies in Pregnancy - Chelsy Caren and David A. Edmonson
  • 21. Management of Biohazardous Exposure in Pregnancy - Dotti C. James, Mary Ann Maher, and Robert J. Blaskiewicz
  • 22. Infections in Pregnant Women - Julie M. Johnson and Brenna Anderson
  • 23. Intimate Partner Violence and Sexual Assault in Pregnancy - Donna LaFontaine
  • 24. Substance Use and Psychiatric Disorders in Pregnancy - Catherine Friedman
  • 25. Sexually Transmitted Infections - Donna LaFontaine
  • V. MANAGEMENT OF POSTPARTUM COMPLICATIONS COMMONLY SEEN IN OB TRIAGE
  • 26. Postpartum Preeclampsia Complications - Mollie A. McDonnold
  • 27. Postpartum Breast Complications - Chelsy Caren and David A. Edmonson
  • 28. Secondary Postpartum Hemorrhage and Endometritis - Martha Pizzarello and Donna LaFontaine
  • 29. Psychiatric Complications in the Postpartum Period - Margaret Howard and Rebecca Christophersen
  • 30. Critical Postpartum Medical Complications - Courtney Clark Bilodeau and Srilakshmi Mitta