Hemodynamic Monitoring in High-Risk Obstetrics Patients, II
- Hypertension in pregnancy: A case discussion. Redman, C. W. G. // Kidney International;Jul1987, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p151
The article discusses a case of hypertension in a 25-year-old pregnant woman. At 23 week in her pregnancy, she developed blood pressure of 200/130 mm Hg and intermittent proteinuria. She developed hemiparesis and mild concussion after a fall at the age of 17. The patient was diagnosed with...
- Hypertension and proteinuria in pregnancy: Preeclampsia, acute intermittent porphyria or both? Kitanovska, Biljana Gerasimovska; Zafirovska, Katica; Bogdanovska, Stevka; Lozance, Ljubinka // Nephro-Urology Monthly;May2011, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p131
We report a case of early onset recurrent preeclampsia in a patient with positive family history of preeclampsia and a newly discovered acute intermittent porphyria. A 28 years old patient was admitted to our Clinic, due to early onset of preeclampsia in her third pregnancy. She had refractory...
- A Multivariate Analysis of Risk Factors for Preeclampsia. Eskenazi, Brenda; Fenster, Laura; Sidney, Stephen // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;7/10/91, Vol. 266 Issue 2, p237
Focuses on a study which determined the risk factors for preeclampsia that could be observed early in pregnancy. Methods; Results of the study; Conclusion.
- sweet rewards. // Baby Talk;Sep2008, Vol. 73 Issue 7, p63
The article presents a study on the benefits of eating chocolate during pregnancy. A Yale University study found that pregnant women who ate five or more servings of chocolate per week during their third trimester had a lower risk of developing pre-eclampsia, a potentially life-threatening...
- A new serum marker for preeclampsia? Take 2. // Contemporary OB/GYN;Mar2003, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p15
Presents as abstract of the study "Trophoblast Viability Predicts Preeclampsia as Early as the First Trimester," by D. Neale, K. Demasio, et al.
- Diagnosis and Management of Preeclampsia. Wagner, Lana K. // American Family Physician;12/15/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 12, p2317
Focuses on the diagnosis and management of preeclampsia. Features of severe preeclampsia; Definition of chronic hypertension; Risk factors for preeclampsia; Percentage of eclamptic seizures occur before delivery.
- Expression of Antiangiogenic Factors in the Placental Structures in Pre-Eclampsia. Shchyogolev, A.; Dubova, E.; Pavlova, K.; Lyapin, V.; Sukhikh, G. // Bulletin of Experimental Biology & Medicine;Dec2012, Vol. 154 Issue 2, p287
Comparative morphological study of the placentas was carried out in women with pregnancy aggravated by the development of pre-eclampsia. Immunohistochemical methods showed increased expression of endoglin (CD105) and VEGFR1 in all placental structures. The intensity of endoglin and VEGFR1...
- Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy. Leeman, Lawrence; Fontaine, Patricia // American Family Physician;7/1/2008, Vol. 78 Issue 1, p93
The National High Blood Pressure Education Program Working Group on High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy has defined four categories of hypertension in pregnancy: chronic hypertension, gestational hypertension, preeclampsia, and preeclampsia superimposed on chronic hypertension. A maternal blood...
- Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy. LEEMAN, LAWRENCE; DRESANG, LEE T.; FONTAINE, PATRICIA // American Family Physician;1/15/2016, Vol. 93 Issue 2, p121
Elevated blood pressure in pregnancy may represent chronic hypertension (occurring before 20 weeks' gestation or persisting longer than 12 weeks after delivery), gestational hypertension (occurring after 20 weeks' gestation), preeclampsia, or preeclampsia superimposed on chronic hypertension....