Advertisement

Topics

Multidisciplinary care for pregnant women with cardiac disease: A mixed methods evaluation.

08:00 EDT 22nd May 2018 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Multidisciplinary care for pregnant women with cardiac disease: A mixed methods evaluation."

Cardiac disease is associated with adverse outcomes in pregnancy and is the leading cause of indirect maternal death in the United Kingdom (UK) and internationally. National and international guidelines recommend women should receive care from multidisciplinary teams; however evidence is lacking to inform how they should be operationalised.

Affiliation

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: International journal of nursing studies
ISSN: 1873-491X
Pages: 96-105

Links

DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [34271 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Experiences of women with cardiac disease in pregnancy: a systematic review and metasynthesis.

Cardiac disease in pregnancy is a leading cause of maternal death in high-income countries. Evidence-based guidelines to assist in planning and managing the healthcare of affected women is lacking. Th...

NT-proBNP: When is it useful in Obstetric Medicine?

Pregnancy, viewed as a stress test of the haemodynamic system, may unmask underlying cardiac disease. Pregnancy may also induce de novo cardiac disease. N-terminal brain-type natriuretic peptide (NT-...

Addressing Maternal Mortality: The Pregnant Cardiac Patient.

Over the last three years, multiple reports have been published in the United States demonstrating the upward trends in maternal mortality [1] [2] [3]. This increase in maternal death rate is greatly ...

Perioperative Management of Pregnant Women With Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: An Observational Case Series Study From China.

The mortality of pregnant women with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is very high. There are limited data on the management of idiopathic PAH during pregnancy. The authors aimed to ex...

Oral health status of pregnant women in Ilorin, Nigeria.

Oral diseases have been shown to negatively affect pregnancy outcomes, yet, routine oral health care is not a component of the antenatal care package in Nigeria. This study was designed to describe th...

Clinical Trials [18121 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Prevalence of Rheumatic Heart Disease Among Pregnant Women in Kenya

There is currently no routine screening for cardiac disease for pregnant women in areas of high prevalence. This study will aim to determine the point prevalence of cardiac disease in wome...

Pregnancy and Chronic Disease:The Effect of a Multimodal Maternity Care Intervention: a Randomised Controlled Trial

The number of pregnant women affected by chronic diseases such as epilepsy, hypertension and thyroid disease is rising, and in the Danish population 15 % of all pregnant women had a chroni...

Community-based Screening and Treatment of Malaria in Pregnancy: a Cluster-randomized Trial

Malaria is a common disease in Africa and a major health problem. Pregnant women are also at risk of malaria. Malaria in pregnancy is life threatening to both the mother and the baby she i...

Mom for Moms Study: Peer Delivery of Behavioral Activation for Depression During Pregnancy

Depression during pregnancy and postpartum is a major public health problem with adverse correlates and consequences for women and their children; although efficacious treatments for depre...

The Prevention of Rh Disease of Newborns in Pakistan

We aim to demonstrate the feasibility of point-of-care identification of Rh-negative women in a poor, rural setting in Pakistan. Feasibility will be assessed across 2 major domains: 1) acc...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Human females who are pregnant, as cultural, psychological, or sociological entities.

Training for pregnant women and parents-to-be to prepare for CHILDBIRTH; CHILD CARE; and parenthood.

Care of patients by a multidisciplinary team usually organized under the leadership of a physician; each member of the team has specific responsibilities and the whole team contributes to the care of the patient.

A pregnane found in the urine of pregnant women and sows. It has anesthetic, hypnotic, and sedative properties.

Care provided the pregnant woman in order to prevent complications, and decrease the incidence of maternal and prenatal mortality.

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 


DeepDyve research library

Relevant Topics

Obstetrics and gynaecology
Fertility Menopause Obstetrics & Gynaecology Osteoporosis Women's Health Obstetrics and gynaecology comprises the care of the pregnant woman, her unborn child and the management of diseases specific to women. Most consultant...

Women's Health
Women's Health - key topics include breast cancer, pregnancy, menopause, stroke Follow and track Women's Health News on BioPortfolio: Women's Health News RSS Women'...


Searches Linking to this Article