Maternal Resuscitation and Trauma (Chapter K)

Learning Objectives

1. Describe the aspects of maternal physiology that affect maternal resuscitation and response to trauma during pregnancy.

2. List the modifications of basic life support and advanced cardiac life support needed in pregnancy.

3. Describe the evaluation and management of trauma, major and minor, related to pregnancy.

4. Describe the technique for emergency hysterotomy (cesarean delivery).

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Jeff Quinlan, MD, CAPT, MC, USN, Associate Professor and Chair of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Workstation Demonstration Scenario: Maternal Resuscitation

Lawrence Leeman, MD, MPH, Professor of Family and Community Medicine; Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine

Johanna Warren, MD, Associate Professor of Family Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University

Wael Mourad, MD, AAFP Continuing Medical Education Division, Medical Director

Vickie Miller, RN, AAFP Continuing Medical Education Division, Learning Strategist

Robyn Brumble, RNC-OB, BSN, AAFP Continuing Medical Education Division, Manager Maternity of Care

Total possible CME credit: 9 Prescribed credits

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