Chapter 6. The Parturient with Co-Existing Disease

  1. Robin Russell Consultant Anaesthetist and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer
  1. Philippa Groves and
  2. Michael Avidan

Published Online: 30 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470760222.ch6

Anaesthesia for Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Anaesthesia for Obstetrics and Gynaecology

How to Cite

Groves, P. and Avidan, M. (2002) The Parturient with Co-Existing Disease, in Anaesthesia for Obstetrics and Gynaecology (ed R. Russell), BMJ Publishing Group, Tavistock Square, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470760222.ch6

Editor Information

  1. Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727912763

Online ISBN: 9780470760222

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Keywords:

  • hypertensive disorders;
  • nulliparity;
  • hydatidiform mole;
  • renal disease;
  • obesity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Pre-Eclampsia

  • Clinical Features

  • Cardiac Disease

  • Diabetes Mellitus

  • Coagulation Disorders

  • Sickle Cell Disease

  • Obesity

  • Neurological and Neuromuscular Disorders

  • Back Problems

  • Renal Disease

  • Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

  • HIV and AIDS

  • Respiratory Disease