Continuation of pregnancy in a woman with critical brain injury.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Critical brain injury can lead to brain death, which is medically and legally considered the death of an individual. Further therapy is discontinued, unless organ donation is possible or brain death occurs in a pregnant woman. CASE REPORT A 30-year old woman at 22 weeks gestation developed a subarachnoid haemorrhage from a ruptured cerebral… (More)
DOI: 10.5603/AIT.2015.0005

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