Doctors from the two university hospitals, Pirogov and Maichin dom, prematurely gave birth to a baby injured in an accident
The 21-year-old pregnant woman was seriously injured in a traffic accident between two cars on March 10. She was brought to "Pirogov" with a life-threatening condition. The Central Resuscitation team stabilized her condition.
In order to save her baby, who is only 28 weeks pregnant, a joint team was formed between obstetricians and gynecologists from Maichin dom and Pirogov. The doctors did everything in their power and after a long operation they gave birth to a boy weighing 1300 g, 39 cm
The mother and the child are admitted for intensive treatment and active monitoring in the intensive care units of the two hospitals.
In the last 6 months, this is the second case of joint measures of the two hospitals for emergency response to multiple injuries from car accidents with pregnant women. Doctors are observing the alarming trend of frequent cases of pregnant women injured in traffic accidents and are united in the need for a joint initiative for increased attention and compliance with safety rules.