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U.K. study: Severe sepsis can develop quickly during pregnancy

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jul 15, 2014

A study in the journal PLoS One analyzed cases of severe maternal sepsis from June 2011 to May 2012 reported through the U.K. Obstetric Surveillance System. Severe sepsis should be regarded as an obstetric emergency and antibiotics do not necessarily prevent the progression of an infection to severe sepsis, researchers said. Medscape (free registration) (07/08) BBC (07/08)


For APRN working as RN, liability concerns can be complex

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jul 18, 2014

Using emotional intelligence at the bedside

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jul 18, 2014

Risk factors for sleep-related death differ for younger, older infants

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jul 15, 2014

AWHONN's Postpartum Hemorrhage Project update

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jul 15, 2014

Report: Pregnancy-related deaths in Detroit 3 times higher than national average

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jul 15, 2014

Study: Weight loss might cut hot flash incidents in menopausal women

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jul 15, 2014

Exercise during late pregnancy lowers fat in infants

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jul 15, 2014

Urine test could ID at-risk pregnancies

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jul 15, 2014

Antidepressant use during pregnancy may be safer than previously believed

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jul 15, 2014


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