Management of severe pre-eclampsia should be co-ordinated by a multidisciplinary team of obstetricians, anesthetists, and, when appropriate, an intensive care specialist. Control of hypertension, fluid management, and safe expeditious delivery, at an optimum time to minimize maternal and fetal mortality and morbidity, are the main goals of therapy. High-dependency care should be reserved for the few critically ill patients who do not respond to standard therapy. There still remains a need for multicenter clinical trials to define the value of available hemodynamic interventions.

Blood Pressure Health

Blood Pressure Health

Your heart pumps blood throughout your body using a network of tubing called arteries and capillaries which return the blood back to your heart via your veins. Blood pressure is the force of the blood pushing against the walls of your arteries as your heart beats.Learn more...

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