Management of labor in Eisenmenger syndrome with inhaled nitric oxide

Lust, Karin M., Boots, Robert J., Dooris, Mark and Wilson, John (1999) Management of labor in Eisenmenger syndrome with inhaled nitric oxide. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 181 2: 419-423. doi:10.1016/S0002-9378(99)70572-7

Author Lust, Karin M.
Boots, Robert J.
Dooris, Mark
Wilson, John
Title Management of labor in Eisenmenger syndrome with inhaled nitric oxide
Journal name American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0002-9378
Publication date 1999-08
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1016/S0002-9378(99)70572-7
Open Access Status
Volume 181
Issue 2
Start page 419
End page 423
Total pages 5
Place of publication Philadelphia, PA, United States
Publisher Mosby
Language eng
Formatted abstract
Administration of nitric oxide by means of inhalation during the labor of a woman with Eisenmenger’s syndrome caused by an atrial septal defect resulted in improved oxygenation and initial pulmonary arterial pressure. She gave birth to a live infant at 34 weeks’ gestation but died of worsening pulmonary hypertension and heart failure 21 days post partum.
Keyword Eisenmenger’s syndrome
Nitric oxide
Pulmonary hypertension
Eisenmengers syndrome
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Non-UQ
Additional Notes Also known as "Eisenmenger's Syndrome Complicating Pregnancy".

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collection: School of Medicine Publications
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