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Early theoretical concerns over amniotic fluid embolism have not been borne out in clinical practice and 80% of maternity units identified that the barrier to greater use of ICS was lack of training rather than safety concerns.
Among the individual morbidities considered, increased risk was highest for renal failure, amniotic fluid embolism, cardiac morbidity, and shock, with adjusted odds ratios of 2.
Pete and Colin start their run in May and are raising money for Barnardo's and the Amniotic Fluid Embolism Foundation.
The 31-year-old picked up amniotic fluid embolism which affects around one in 80,000 pregnancies leaving her husband Matthew facing the grim prospect of losing both his wife and new-born daughter.
She'd suffered an amniotic fluid embolism - when the fluid from the womb enters the mother's bloodstream, causing an allergic reaction and bleeding.
He had been told immediately afterwards that she had died from an amniotic fluid embolism, the inquest heard.
Mr Cabrera was told immediately afterwards by doctors that she had died from an amniotic fluid embolism.
Some problems that might occur during delivery include hemodynamic instability, problems related to hemorrhage; neonatal problems; and, very rarely; amniotic fluid embolism.
Although rare, the potential for fatality with amniotic fluid embolism is high, and developing and practicing a written, multidisciplinary response to the condition will prepare the unit for many other, more common, obstetric emergencies