Title: Mitral Stenosis in Pregnancy
Author: Vibha Mahendra MD, University of Southern California, and Shobana Murugan MD, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston
Summary: This is a case of a multiparous patient who presents to L&D in labor who develops pulmonary edema and is subsequently diagnosed with mitral stenosis, who then delivers via an urgent cesarean delivery and required admission to ICU. During this simulation participants will engage in a multidisciplinary activity to improve team communication, discuss differential diagnoses and management strategies in this acute cardiac event to try and achieve good outcomes for the mother and infant.
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