- Derm Potpourri10:42Paper Chase 1 - HPV Vaccine4:56Prostate 2.018:19Paper Chase 2 - Trial of Pregabalin for Acute and Chronic Sciatica4:43HPV Vaccination9:56Ondansetron: Autobot or Decepticon?13:54Paper Chase 3 - Clinicians' Expectations of Benefits & Harms6:06Multiple SclerosisFree Chapter25:33Social Determinants of Health: Poverty17:29Preeclampsia16:53Paper Chase 4 - Testosterone Treatment & Coronary Plaque3:47Atrial Fibrillation10:50Things I Do, But Should I? Wound Repair9:25Paper Chase 5 - Costs of Misdiagnosed Cellulitis6:18The Summary14:24
While is most commonly occurs in the prepartum period, preeclampsia can occur up to 6 wks postpartum. In this chapter, we review as case of pre-eclampsia that occurred 6 days post-partum. The etiology of pre-eclampsia is not well understood. Symptoms and signs include headache, vision changes, nausea or vomiting, abdominal pain, hypertension, chest pain and altered mental status. Early identification and treatment is important to maternal (and fetal) health.