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Pregnancy and heart disease 

Pregnancy and heart disease
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Pregnancy and heart disease
Author(s):

Ali Khavandi

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199654901.003.0023
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date: 01 April 2020

Chapter 23 covers pregnancy and heart disease, including an overview and epidemiology, cardiovascular adaptations during pregnancy, cardiac assessment, maternal risk assessment in cardiac disease, general principles of pregnancy care for the cardiac patient, specific cardiac conditions, pharmacological treatment in pregnancy, and contraception.

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