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Treatment approaches for preeclampsia in low-resource settings

Published
October 31st, 2011
Type
Staff Publication
Topic
Preeclampsia
Authors
Bracken, Hillary, Winikoff, Beverly, Durocher, Jill, Mundle, S., Regi, A., Easterling, T., Biswas, B., Bracken, H., Khedekare, V., Shekhavat, D.R., Durocher, J., Winikoff, B.

This article reports on the results of a trial evaluating the delivery of magnesium sulfate by a mechanical pump for treatment of preeclampsia. The authors conclude that the SpringFusor pump may offer an alternative to intramuscular administration of magnesium sulfate where electronic pumps are not available.

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