Maternal middle cerebral artery velocimetry in normal pregnancy and postpartum.

@article{SerraSerra1997MaternalMC,
  title={Maternal middle cerebral artery velocimetry in normal pregnancy and postpartum.},
  author={V. Serra-Serra and Phillipa Mm Kyle and Rajesh Chandran and Christopher W. G. Redman},
  journal={British journal of obstetrics and gynaecology},
  year={1997},
  volume={104 8},
  pages={904-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To study changes throughout gestation and the puerperium of middle cerebral artery flow velocity waveforms obtained by transcranial Doppler ultrasound. DESIGN Prospective, observational study. SETTING John Radcliffe Maternity Hospital, Oxford, UK. PARTICIPANTS AND METHODS Middle cerebral artery velocities were measured by transcranial Doppler ultrasound in 25 nonpregnant women, 22 women longitudinally followed throughout pregnancy and 21 women serially studied from delivery… CONTINUE READING