Review: Drugs for mild-to-moderate hypertension in pregnancy reduce risk for severe hypertension but not preeclampsia: COMMENTARY
- Antioxidant supplementation during pregnancy: Harmful rather than helpful? // Contemporary OB/GYN;Jul2006, Vol. 51 Issue 7, p13
This article presents the results of a multicenter, randomized trial conducted by researchers from Australia regarding the effects of supplementation with the antioxidant vitamins C and E during pregnancy. The researchers found that women taking the supplementation has the higher risk of being...
- Tissue inhibitor of matrix metalloproteinase-1 polymorphism, plasma TIMP-1 levels, and antihypertensive therapy responsiveness in hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. Luizon, M R; Palei, A C T; Sandrim, V C; Amaral, L M; Machado, J S R; Lacchini, R; Cavalli, R C; Duarte, G; Tanus-Santos, J E // Pharmacogenomics Journal;Dec2014, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p535
Tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase (TIMP)-1 is a major endogenous inhibitor of matrix metalloproteinase (MMP)-9, which may affect the responsiveness to therapy in hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. We examined whether TIMP-1 polymorphism (g.-9830T>G, rs2070584) modifies plasma MMP-9 and...
- Atypical severe preeclampsia superimposed on chronic hypertension without molar change at 19 weeks of gestation: a case report. Ochiai, Daigo; Nakamura, Kanako; Sakurai, Tomoyoshi; Ikeda, Toshiyuki; Yakubo, Kazumi; Fukuiya, Tatsuro // Archives of Gynecology & Obstetrics;Nov2012, Vol. 286 Issue 5, p1329
No abstract available.
- Chronic Hypertension + Early Proteinuria Predict Poor Neonatal Outcome. // Kidney;Nov/Dec99, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p246
Identifies risk factors for preeclampsia and adverse neonatal outcomes in pregnant women with chronic hypertension. Percentage of pregnant women with preeclampsia at baseline; Association of the presence of proteinuria early in pregnancy with adverse neonatal outcomes, independent of the...
- The hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. Pipkin, F. Broughton // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);9/2/95, Vol. 311 Issue 7005, p609
Investigates the relationship between eclampsia and pregnancy-induced hypertension and pre-eclampsia. Hypertension during pregnancy as the most frequently cited cause of maternal death; Causes of hypertensive disorders in pregnancy; Similarity between pregnancy-induced hypertension and...
- The new American guidelines on the hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. Churchill, D // Journal of Human Hypertension;Sep2001, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p583
Focuses on hypertension during pregnancy. Definition of hypertension; Symptoms of pre-eclampsia; Brief discussion on treatment of chronic hypertension in pregnancy.
- Preeclampsia: Progress and puzzle. Fadigan, Annette B.; Sealy, David P. // American Family Physician;3/1/1994, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p849
Discusses the diagnosis and medical management of preeclampsia. Classification of hypertensive disorders in pregnancy; Clinical presentation; Pathophysiology; Differential diagnosis; Prevention of preeclampsia.
- Preeclampsia and Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy. Zamorski, Mark A; Green, Lee A. // American Family Physician;4/1/1996, Vol. 53 Issue 5, p1595
Focuses on hypertensive conditions and disorders during pregnancy termed preeclampsia. Explanation of preeclampsia; What it can lead to; What causes hypertension during pregnancy; Preeclampsia's risk factors; How to distinguish between preeclampsia and transient hypertension; Management of...
- Antihypertensive Therapy After Acute Ischemic Stroke. Vidale, Simone; Pini, Claudio; Arnaboldi, Marco // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;6/11/2014, Vol. 311 Issue 22, p2334
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "CATIS Investigators: Effects of Immediate Blood Pressure Reduction on Death and Major Disability in Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke: The CATIS Randomized Clinical Trial," J. He et al that was published in a 2014 issue.