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Point-of-care ultrasonography.
Compact ultrasound technology has facilitated growth in point-of-care uses in many specialties. This review includes videos demonstrating the use of ultrasonography to guide central venous access,Expand
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Noninvasive diagnosis by Doppler ultrasonography of fetal anemia due to maternal red-cell alloimmunization. Collaborative Group for Doppler Assessment of the Blood Velocity in Anemic Fetuses.
BACKGROUND Invasive techniques such as amniocentesis and cordocentesis are used for diagnosis and treatment in fetuses at risk for anemia due to maternal red-cell alloimmunization. The purpose of ourExpand
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Diagnosis and Treatment of Fetal Cardiac Disease: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association
Background— The goal of this statement is to review available literature and to put forth a scientific statement on the current practice of fetal cardiac medicine, including the diagnosis andExpand
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Utility of Cardiac Monitoring in Fetuses at Risk for Congenital Heart Block: The PR Interval and Dexamethasone Evaluation (PRIDE) Prospective Study
Background— Anti-SSA/Ro–associated third-degree congenital heart block is irreversible, prompting a search for early markers and effective therapy. Methods and Results— One hundred twenty-sevenExpand
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Diagnosis of fetal anemia with Doppler ultrasound in the pregnancy complicated by maternal blood group immunization
We investigated whether Doppler measurement of the fetal middle cerebral artery peak systolic velocity can be used to detect fetal anemia in pregnancies complicated by maternal blood groupExpand
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Congenital cystic lesions of the lung: congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation and bronchopulmonary sequestration.
Congenital cystic lesions of the lung in fetuses are rare. The most common malformations of the lower respiratory tract are congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation and bronchopulmonaryExpand
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Ultrasound measurement of fetal adrenal gland enlargement: an accurate predictor of preterm birth.
OBJECTIVE The objective of the study was to test whether ultrasound-measured fetal adrenal gland volume (AGV) and fetal zone enlargement (FZE) predicts preterm birth (PTB) better than cervical lengthExpand
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Management outcome and follow-up of fetal tachycardia.
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to evaluate fetal tachycardia and the efficacy of maternally administered antiarrhythmic agents and the effect of this therapy on delivery and postpartumExpand
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Impact of a comprehensive patient safety strategy on obstetric adverse events.
OBJECTIVE We implemented a comprehensive strategy to track and reduce adverse events. STUDY DESIGN We incrementally introduced multiple patient safety interventions from September 2004 throughExpand
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Prospective evaluation of fetuses with autoimmune-associated congenital heart block followed in the PR Interval and Dexamethasone Evaluation (PRIDE) Study.
We evaluated the efficacy of dexamethasone (DEX) in anti-SSA/Ro-exposed fetuses newly diagnosed with congenital heart block. Previous use of DEX has been anecdotal with varying reports of therapeuticExpand
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