Review Article|Articles in Press

Trauma in the Obstetric Patient

Published:March 15, 2023DOI:


      To read this article in full you will need to make a payment

      Purchase one-time access:

      Academic & Personal: 24 hour online accessCorporate R&D Professionals: 24 hour online access
      One-time access price info
      • For academic or personal research use, select 'Academic and Personal'
      • For corporate R&D use, select 'Corporate R&D Professionals'

      Subscribers receive full online access to your subscription and archive of back issues up to and including 2002.

      Content published before 2002 is available via pay-per-view purchase only.


      Subscribe to Critical Care Nursing Clinics
      Already a print subscriber? Claim online access
      Already an online subscriber? Sign in
      Institutional Access: Sign in to ScienceDirect


        • Sakamoto J.
        • Michels C.
        • Eisfelder B.
        • et al.
        Trauma in pregnancy.
        Emer Med Clin. 2019; 37: 317-338
        • Huls C.K.
        • Detlefs C.
        Trauma in pregnancy.
        Semin Perin. 2018; 42: 13-20
        • Mendez-Figueroa H.
        • Dahlke J.D.
        • Vrees R.A.
        • et al.
        Trauma in pregnancy: an updated systematic review.
        Am Jour Ob Gyn. 2013; 209: 1-10
        • Dalton S.
        • Stamilio D.
        • Sakowicz A.
        • et al.
        Association between timing of major trauma in pregnancy and adverse outcomes related to placental dysfuncion.
        Am Jour Ob Gyn. 2022; 226: S533-S534
      1. Cunningham F. Leveno K.J. Dashe J.S. Williams Obstetrics. 26e. McGraw Hill, 2022
        • Clark S.L.
        • Cotton D.B.
        • Lee W.
        • et al.
        Central hemodynamic assessment of normal term pregnancy.
        Am Jour Ob Gyn. 1989; 161: 1439-1442
        • Greco P.S.
        • Day L.J.
        • Pearlman M.D.
        Guidance for evaluation and management of blunt abdominal trauma in pregnancy.
        Obst & Gyn. 2022; 134: 1343-1357
        • American College of Surgeons
        Committee on trauma. Advanced trauma Life Support: Student course manual.
        10th edition. American College of Surgeons, Chicago2018
        • Wilkerson R.G.
        • Yuan S.
        • Windsor T.A.
        Trauma in pregnancy: a comprehensive overview.
        Trauma Rep. 2020; 21: 1-15
        • Jha P.
        • Melendres G.
        • Bijan B.
        • et al.
        Trauma in pregnant women: assessing detection of post-traumatic placental abruption on contrast-enhanced CT versus ultrasound.
        Abd Radiol. 2017; 42: 1062-1067
        • Wiles R.
        • Hankinson B.
        • Benbow E.
        • et al.
        Making decisions about radiological imaging in pregnancy.
        BMJ. 2022; 377: e070486
        • Sakowicz A.
        • Dalton S.
        • McPherson J.
        • et al.
        Accuracy and utilization patterns of intra-abdominal imaging for major trauma in pregnancy.
        Am Jour Ob Gyn. 2022; 226: S195-S196
        • DeVito M.
        • Capannolo G.
        • Alameddine S.
        • et al.
        Trauma in pregnancy clinical practice guidelines: a systematic review.
        The Jour of Mat-Fet & Neon Med. 2022;
        • Katz V.L.
        • Dotters D.J.
        • Droegemueller W.
        Perimortem cesarean delivery.
        Obst and Gyn. 1986; 64: 571-576
        • Katz V.L.
        • Balderson K.
        • Defreest M.
        Perimortem cesarean delivery: Were our assumptions correct?.
        Am Jour Ob Gyn. 2005; 192: 1916-1921