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ARIAS FERNANDO MD PhD
Obstetrics & Gynecology: July 1977
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A pregnant patient with Eisenmenger's syndrome is reported. The hemodynamic data gathered during this pregnancy suggest that decreased peripheral vascular resistance and reflex bradycardia secondary to postural changes could be of extreme importance in contributing to the extremely high maternal mortality. Suggestions are made with respect to the management of these patients which could be of value in preventing maternal death

© 1977 The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists