*  Complications of pregnancy
Peripartum cardiomyopathy is decrease in heart function which occurs in the last month of pregnancy, or up to 6 months post- ... In the immediate postpartum period, 87% to 94% of women report at least one health problem. Long term health problems ( ... "Peripartum cardiomyopathy: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute and Office of Rare Diseases (National Institutes of Health ...
*  Maternal somatic support after brain death
Suddaby, E.C; Schaeffer, M.J.; Brigham, L.E.; Shaver, T.R. (March 1998). "Analysis of organ donors in the peripartum period". ... In the 28-year period between 1982 and 2010, there were "30 [reported] cases of maternal brain death (19 case reports and 1 ...
*  Women's health in Ethiopia
Majority of maternal deaths occur in the peripartum period. Deliveries attended by a skilled health care provider were shown to ...
*  Oxytocin treatment for postpartum depression
... between breastfeeding prior to a stressful event and the decreased stress response observed during the peripartum period. As ... randomly selected mothers were treated with either 24IU OT or a placebo nasal spray over a period of two sessions; measurements ... lactating women were asked to either breastfeed their infant or hold their infant for a fifteen-minute period approximately ... were taken over a course of three time periods. Both questionnaire data and observational data, such as eye contact, positive ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Medicine: Medical Specialties: Perinatology: Organizations
Provides a forum for discussion of problems in the peripartum period. The group is comprised of anesthesiologists, ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Medicine: Medical Specialties: Anesthesiology: Associations
Provides a forum for discussion of problems unique to the peripartum period. SOAP is comprised of anesthesiologists, ...
*  Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis
40% of people have seizures, although it is more common in women who develop sinus thrombosis peripartum (in the period before ... Nine in ten people with sinus thrombosis have a headache; this tends to worsen over the period of several days, but may also ... Many of these were elderly and had neurological symptoms in the period leading up to their death, and many suffered from ... persistent or recurrent seizure activity for a long period of time). In the elderly, many of the aforementioned symptoms may ...
*  Postpartum period
Some medical conditions may occur in the postpartum period, such as Sheehan's syndrome and peripartum cardiomyopathy. ... and a period of confinement of 10-40 days (known as purudu) was recommended for the mother and the baby. During this period, ... During the postpartum period, a woman may urinate out up to nine pounds of water. The extra fluid that her body has taken on is ... A modern version of this rest period has evolved, to give maximum support to the new mother, especially if she is recovering ...
*  Michael Neary (surgeon)
Neary carried out 129 of 188 peripartum hysterectomies carried out in the hospital over a 25-year period, some on very young ...
*  Obstetric anesthesia (medical specialty)
"Peripartum." Merriam-Webster.com. Merriam-Webster, n.d. Web. 5 Dec. 2016". Stoelting, R. K., & Miller, R. D. (2007). Basics of ... Currently, obstetric anesthesia is not associated with an additional certification period over being board-certified in ... also known as ob-gyn anesthesia or ob-gyn anesthesiology is a sub-specialty of anesthesiology that provides peripartum (time ...
*  Oligohydramnios
... uterine size is much smaller than the period of amenorrhoea fewer fetal movements, the uterus "full of fetus" because of scanty ... "A comparison of 3 criteria of oligohydramnios in identifying peripartum complications: a secondary analysis". Am. J. Obstet. ...
*  Pelvic girdle pain
Mens JM, Vleeming A, Stoeckart R, Stam HJ, Snijders CJ (Jun 1996). "Understanding peripartum pelvic pain. Implications of a ... the longer recovery period. Overall, about 45% of all pregnant women and 25% of all women postpartum suffer from PGP. During ... Possible role of the long dorsal sacroiliac ligament in women with peripartum pelvic pain. Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica ...
*  Cardiomegaly
determined that patients showed clinical improvement in their enlarged heart from prolonged periods of bed rest. Specifically, ... peripartum cardiomyopathy) Kidney disease requiring dialysis Alcohol or cocaine abuse HIV infection Diabetes Treatments for ...
*  Aly Saad
During this period he prepared and broadcast a public scientific program - Science in your hands - on Abu Dhabi radio for over ... registry PeriPartum Cardiomyopathy (PPCM) registry Cardiomyopathy Long Term registry Others GAPS-HF Study World Heart Failure ... After his residency in cardiovascular disease he became an assistant lecturer in cardiovascular diseases and during this period ...
*  Postpartum infections
This organism is also the cause of scarlet fever, which over the same period has also declined markedly in severity and ... "WHO recommendations for prevention and treatment of maternal peripartum infections" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on ... ISBN 978-0-07-179893-8. WHO recommendations for prevention and treatment of maternal peripartum infections (PDF). World Health ... maintained over 24 hours or recurring during the period from the end of the first to the end of the 10th day after childbirth ...