Table of Contents

1. Epidemiology of Critical Illness in Pregnancy / Cande V. Ananth & John C. Smulian.
2. Organizing an Obstetric Critical Care Unit / Julie Scott & Michael R. Foley.
3. Critical Care Obstetric Nursing / Suzanne McMurtry Baird & Nan H. Troiano.
4. Pregnancy-Induced Physiologic Alterations / Errol R. Norwitz & Julian N. Robinson.
5. Maternal-Fetal Blood Gas Physiology / Renee A. Bobrowski.
6. Fluid and Electrolyte Balance / William E. Scorza & Anthony Scardella.
7. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in Pregnancy / Andrea Shields & M. Bardett Fausett.
8. Neonatal Resuscitation / Christian Con Yost & Ron Bloom.
9. Ventilator Management in Critical Illness / Luis D. Pacheco & Labib Ghulmiyyah.
10. Vascular Access / Gayle Olson & Aristides P. Koutrouvelis.
11. Blood Component Replacement / David A. Sacks.
12. Hyperalimentation / Jeffrey P. Phelan & Kent A. Martyn.
13. Dialysis / Shad H. Deering & Gail L. Seiken.
14. Cardiopulmonary Bypass / Katherine W. Arendt.
15. Non-Invasive Monitoring / Michael Cackovic & Michael A. Belfort.
16. Pulmonary Artery Catheterization / Steven L. Clark & Gary A. Dildy.
17. Seizures and Status Epilepticus / Michael W. Varner.
18. Acute Spinal Cord Injury / Chad Kendall Klauser, Sheryl Rodts-Palenik & James N. Martin, Jr.
19. Pregnancy-Related Stroke / Edward W. Veillon, Jr & James N. Martin, Jr.
20. Cardiac Disease / Michael R. Foley, Roxann Rokey & Michael A. Belfort.
21. Thromboembolic Disease / Donna Dizon-Townson.
22. Etiology and Management of Hemorrhage / Irene Stafford, Michael A. Belfort & Gary A. Dildy.
23. Severe Acute Asthma / Michael A. Belfort & Melissa Herbst.
24. Acute Lung Injury and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) During Pregnancy / Antara Mallampalli, Nicola A. Hanania & Kalpalatha K. Guntupalli.
25. Pulmonary Edema / William C. Mabie.
26. The Acute Abdomen During Pregnancy / Howard T. Sharp.
27. Acute Pancreatitis / Shailen S. Shah & Jeffrey P. Phelan.
28. Acute Renal Failure / Shad H. Deering & Gail L. Seiken.
29. Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy / T. Flint Porter.
30. Sickle Cell Crisis / Michelle Y. Owens & James N. Martin Jr.
31. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulopathy / Nazli Hossain & Michael J. Paidas.
32. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Hemolytic-Uremic Syndrome, and HELLP / Joel Moake & Kelty R. Baker.
33. Endocrine Emergencies / Carey Winkler & Fred Coleman.
34. Complications of Pre-eclampsia / Gary A. Dildy III & Michael A. Belfort.
35. Anaphylactoid Syndrome of Pregnancy (Amniotic Fluid Embolism) / Gary A. Dildy III, Michael A. Belfort & Steven L. Clark.
36. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Antiphospholipid Syndrome / T. Flint Porter & D. Ware Branch.
37. Trauma in Pregnancy / James W. Van Hook.
38. Thermal and Electrical Injury / Cornelia R. Graves.
39. Overdose, Poisoning and Envenomation During Pregnancy / Alfredo F. Gei & Victor R. Suarez.
40. Hypovolemic and Cardiac Shock / Scott Roberts.
41. Septic Shock / Errol R. Norwitz & Hee Joong Lee.
42. Anaphylactic Shock in Pregnancy / Raymond O. Powrie.
43. Fetal Considerations in the Critically Ill Gravida / Jeffrey P. Phelan & Shailen S. Shah.
44. Fetal Effects of Drugs Commonly Used in Critical Care / Mark Santillan & Jerome Yankowitz.
45. Anesthesia Considerations for the Critically Ill Parturient with Cardiac Disease / Shobana Chandrasekhar & Maya S. Suresh.
46. The Organ Transplant Patient in the Obstetric Critical Care Setting / Calla Holmgren & James Scott.
47. Ethics in the Obstetric Critical Care Setting / Fidelma B. Rigby.
48. Acute Psychiatric Conditions in Pregnancy / Ellen Flynn, Carmen Monzon & Teri Pearlstein.
49. Fetal Surgery Procedures and Associated Maternal Complications / Robert H. Ball & Michael A. Belfort.
50. Cancer in the Pregnant Patient / Kenneth H. Kim, David M. O'Malley & Jeffrey M. Fowler.
51. Pregnancy in Women with Complicated Diabetes Mellitus / Martin N. Montoro.
52. Biological, Chemical, and Radiological Attacks in Pregnancy / Shawn P. Stallings & C. David Adair.