Causes and Mechanisms of Intrauterine Hypoxia and Its Impact on the Fetal Cardiovascular System: A Review

@inproceedings{Hutter2010CausesAM,
  title={Causes and Mechanisms of Intrauterine Hypoxia and Its  Impact on the Fetal Cardiovascular System: A Review},
  author={Damian Hutter and John C. P. Kingdom and Edgar Jaeggi},
  booktitle={International journal of pediatrics},
  year={2010}
}
Until today the role of oxygen in the development of the fetus remains controversially discussed. It is still believed that lack of oxygen in utero might be responsible for some of the known congenital cardiovascular malformations. Over the last two decades detailed research has given us new insights and a better understanding of embryogenesis and fetal… CONTINUE READING