Amniotic Fluid Embolism

This discussion includes the presentation of amniotic fluid embolism (AFE), the pathophysiology of AFE and immediate supportive treatment for AFE.  The proposed diagnostic criteria for amniotic fluid embolism for research reporting is also discussed.

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