Specifics of the intensive nursing care in women with HELLP-syndrome: case report


Authors: Jana Šálková 1,2;  Yvetta Vrublová 1
Authors‘ workplace: Ústav ošetřovatelství a porodní asistence LF Ostravská univerzita, vedoucí ústavu doc. PhDr. Darja Jarošová, Ph. D. 1;  Porodnicko-gynekologická klinika FN Ostrava, přednosta doc. MUDr. Vít Unzeitig, CSc. 2
Published in: Prakt Gyn 2015; 19(1): 71-73
Category: Gynecological Nursing: Review Article

Overview

HELLP-syndrome is a serious and life-threatening complication during pregnancy and postpartum. It manifests itself most often pain in the right upper quadrant tenderness, headache, restlessness women, nausea and typical laboratory findings. The work describes the case of mothers after caesarean section at 38 weeks gestation for HELLP-syndrome and nursing care.

Key words:
HELLP-syndrome – nursing intensive care – pain


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Labels
Paediatric gynaecology Gynaecology and obstetrics Reproduction medicine

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