Respiratory failure in pregnant women infected by Swine-Origin influenza A (H1N1)
Article first published online: 5 MAY 2010
© 2010 The Authors. Journal compilation © 2010 The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Volume 50, Issue 3, pages 294–296, June 2010
How to Cite
ANG, L. T., GANDHI, K. and QIN, Y.-H. V. (2010), Respiratory failure in pregnant women infected by Swine-Origin influenza A (H1N1). Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 50: 294–296. doi: 10.1111/j.1479-828X.2010.01151.x
- Issue published online: 15 JUN 2010
- Article first published online: 5 MAY 2010
- Received 17 August 2009; accepted 18 February 2010.
- extracorporeal membrane oxygenation;
- respiratory failure;
- Swine-Origin influenza A (H1N1)
Two pregnant women developed acute respiratory distress syndrome from Swine-Origin influenza A (H1H1) virus. They were put on mechanical ventilation. We discussed the issues that face obstetricians and intensive care physicians in such situations.