Perimortem Cesarean Section with Sudden Maternal Recovery and Intact Maternal and Neonatal Survival
Stephanie R Martin*, Rebecca A Morelli and Eric Thomas
Southern Colorado Maternal Fetal Medicine, Colorado Springs, CO, USA
- *Corresponding Author:
- Stephanie R Martin
Southern Colorado Maternal Fetal Medicine
6071 E. Woodmen Rd. Suite 440
Colorado Springs, CO 80923, USA
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: July 15, 2015 Accepted Date: August 18, 2015 Published Date: August 25, 2015
Citation: Martin SR, Morelli RA, Thomas E (2015) Perimortem Cesarean Section with Sudden Maternal Recovery and Intact Maternal and Neonatal Survival. Emerg Med (Los Angel) 5:279. doi:10.4172/2165-7548.1000279
Copyright: © 2015 Martin SR, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
We report a case of idiopathic cardiac arrest in a term laboring patient. A perimortem cesarean was performed with return of spontaneous circulation immediately following delivery. The patient and her neonate were discharged following a routine postoperative course without evidence of adverse sequelae.