Critical Obstetric and Gynecologic Procedures in the Emergency Department

Joanna Mercado, Isabel Brea, Brian Mendez, Hilsa Quinones, David Rodriguez

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Obstetric and gynecologic emergencies are common reasons for emergency department visits. Therefore, emergency physicians must be proficient in the management and treatment of these emergencies. This article reviews critical procedures and provides an overview of each procedure and the indications, contraindications, technique, and potential complications.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)207-236
Number of pages30
JournalEmergency Medicine Clinics of North America
Issue number1
StatePublished - Feb 2013

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Emergency Medicine


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