Masami Sawada

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BACKGROUND The effects of β-adrenergic blockers on the fetus are not well understood. We analyzed the maternal and neonatal outcomes of β-adrenergic blocker treatment during pregnancy to identify the risk of fetal growth restriction (FGR). METHODSANDRESULTS We retrospectively reviewed 158 pregnancies in women with cardiovascular disease at a single(More)
OBJECTIVES Pregnancy can be well tolerated after the repair of aortic coarctation. However, a higher incidence of hypertensive disorders during these pregnancies was reported. We analyzed the perinatal changes in echocardiographic parameters in women with aortic coarctation and investigated the risk factors of gestational hypertension (GH). METHODS We(More)
OBJECTIVE Women during labor may be susceptible to torsades de pointes (TdP), which may cause the fetal condition to deteriorate. The aim of the present investigation was to analyze maternal and fetal outcomes during labor when long QT syndrome (LQTS) was present. METHODS We examined the maternal and neonatal outcomes of 25 pregnancies (18 women) with LQT(More)
Pregnancy with Marfan syndrome (MFS) presents challenges to the clinician because of the increased incidence of maternal cardiovascular complications, including acute aortic dissection (ADD) and the involvement of the fetus owing to the urgency of the need for surgery and the low likelihood of survival with premature delivery. Patient 1 was a 36-year-old(More)
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