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Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Fletcher, Horace M; Wharfe, Gilian H.; Mitchell, Sharmaine Y.
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Article Title
Placental separation due to lap seat belt injury during air travel.
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Journal Title
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2003
Volume ID
23
Issue ID
1
Page(s)
73-80
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Abstract
Presents the case of a patient 14 weeks pregnant who while traveling by air sustained abdominal trauma from a lap seat belt during severe air turbulence. Ultrasonography's revelation of placental separation with a live fetus compatible with dates; Need for shoulder restraints to be provided for pregnant women who travel by air to prevent such obstetric complications.....
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