Journal of the European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy


Doppler assessment of maternal central venous hemodynamics in uncomplicated pregnancy: a comprehensive review

W. Gyselaers1,2 , T. Mesens1 , K. Tomsin3 , L. Peeters4

1 Dept. Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Ziekenhuis Oost Limburg, Genk Belgium.

2 Dept. of Physiology, Hasselt University, Diepenbeek Belgium.

3 Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Hasselt University, Diepenbeek Belgium.

4 Dept Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, the Netherlands.

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Cardiovascular adaptation, doppler, gestational physiology, maternal veins, venous hemodynamics

Published online: Dec 31 2009