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The sick mother 

The sick mother
The sick mother

Saira Hussain

and Sarah Harries

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date: 13 July 2020

It is important to recognize the sick mother by vigilant monitoring of basic parameters

Early detection of clinical deterioration is helped by the use of an early warning score

Good critical care depends on basic monitoring and appropriately trained staff employing locally generated protocols and is possible in a low resource setting

Peripartum caesarean section may save the maternal life

Successful management of maternal trauma depends upon prompt assessment and treatment.

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