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Research & Reviews  2,828 results

Correlates of alcohol and other substance use and severe maternal morbidity.
https://doi.org/10.1111/acer.14671
Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research; Courchesne NS, Smith L et. al.

Aug 4th, 2021 - Pregnant women with a substance-related diagnosis, such as alcohol use disorder, are a vulnerable population who may be experiencing disproportionate rates of severe maternal morbidity, such as hemorrhage and eclampsia, compared to pregnant women ...

Causes and circumstances of maternal death: a secondary analysis of the Community-Level...
https://doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(21)00263-1
The Lancet. Global Health; Aukes AM, Arion K et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2021 - Incomplete vital registration systems mean that causes of death during pregnancy and childbirth are poorly understood in low-income and middle-income countries. To inform global efforts to reduce maternal mortality, we compared physician review an...

Role of community engagement in maternal health in rural Pakistan: Findings from the CL...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8285765
Journal of Global Health; Hoodbhoy Z, Sheikh SS et. al.

Jul 31st, 2021 - Community-based strategies to promote maternal health can help raise awareness of pregnancy danger signs and preparations for emergencies. The objective of this study was to assess change in birth preparedness and complication readiness (BPCR) and...

A literature review and best practice advice for second and third trimester risk strati...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ijgo.13763
International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics: the ... Poon LC, Magee LA et. al.

Jul 31st, 2021 - A literature review and best practice advice for second and third trimester risk stratification, monitoring, and management of pre-eclampsia: Compiled by the Pregnancy and Non-Communicable Diseases Committee of FIGO (the International Federation o...

Prenatal Exposure to Solar Radiation and Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy.
https://doi.org/10.1111/1471-0528.16851
BJOG : an International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaeco... Lu D, Li M et. al.

Jul 30th, 2021 - To examine the association between prenatal exposure to solar radiation and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDP). A multicenter retrospective study. 19 hospitals in the U.S. 205,888 women with singleton gestation from the Consortium on Safe L...

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Guidelines  8 results

ISUOG Practice Guidelines: role of ultrasound in screening for and follow-up of pre-ecl...
https://doi.org/10.1002/uog.20105
Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology : the Official Jour... Sotiriadis A, Hernandez-Andrade E et. al.

Oct 16th, 2018 - ISUOG Practice Guidelines: role of ultrasound in screening for and follow-up of pre-eclampsia.|2018|Sotiriadis A,Hernandez-Andrade E,da Silva Costa F,Ghi T,Glanc P,|diagnosis,diagnostic imaging,

Assessment of arterial function in pregnancy: recommendations of the International Work...
https://doi.org/10.1002/uog.17565
Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology : the Official Jour... Foo FL, McEniery CM et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2017 - There is strong evidence supporting the role of maternal arterial dysfunction in pregnancy-specific disorders such as pre-eclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction. As more work is focused towards this field, it is important that methods and i...

Screening for Preeclampsia: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2017.3439
JAMA , Bibbins-Domingo K et. al.

Apr 27th, 2017 - Preeclampsia affects approximately 4% of pregnancies in the United States. It is the second leading cause of maternal mortality worldwide and may lead to serious maternal complications, including stroke, eclampsia, and organ failure. Adverse perin...

Committee Opinion No. 692 Summary: Emergent Therapy for Acute-Onset, Severe Hypertensio...
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002010
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Mar 24th, 2017 - Acute-onset, severe systolic hypertension; severe diastolic hypertension; or both can occur during the prenatal, intrapartum, or postpartum periods. Pregnant women or women in the postpartum period with acute-onset, severe systolic hypertension; s...

Committee Opinion No. 692: Emergent Therapy for Acute-Onset, Severe Hypertension During...
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002019
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Mar 24th, 2017 - Acute-onset, severe systolic hypertension; severe diastolic hypertension; or both can occur during the prenatal, intrapartum, or postpartum periods. Pregnant women or women in the postpartum period with acute-onset, severe systolic hypertension; s...

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Drugs  65 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  107 results

Metformin in Women With Type 2 Diabetes in Pregnancy Trial
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01353391

Mar 3rd, 2020 - Type 2 diabetes in pregnancy is increasing in prevalence and these women continue to face increased rates of adverse maternal and fetal outcomes. The investigators hypothesize that metformin use, as an adjunct to insulin, will decrease these adver...

Clinical Characteristics of Infantile Hemangioma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03331744

Feb 7th, 2020 - Infantile hemangioma (IH) is the most common benign tumor of infancy with an estimated prevalence of 4%-5%. IHs may be presented in any part of body including the visceral organs, but are preferentially located on the face, head and neck area. IHs...

Podocyturia as Predictive Factor for Pre-eclampsia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03316430

Jan 18th, 2020 - Pre-eclampsia is an hypertensive disorder appearing during pregnancy, inducing serious maternal, fetal and neonatal mortality and morbidity. Podocyn could be identified in the urine, before proteinuria, a key element in the diagnostic of pre-eclam...

Postpartum Low-Dose Aspirin and Preeclampsia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03667326

Jan 18th, 2020 - Preeclampsia is a serious disease of pregnancy that manifests with increased blood pressure and can affect all the organs in a woman's body. It usually develops after 20 weeks of pregnancy. There is an abnormal amount of protein in the urine and w...

Aspirin Supplementation for Pregnancy Indicated Risk Reduction In Nulliparas (ASPIRIN)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02409680

Dec 24th, 2019 - Background: Preterm birth (PTB) remains the leading cause of neonatal mortality and long term disability throughout the developed and developing world. Though complex in its origins, a growing body of evidence suggests that first trimester adminis...

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News  150 results

Artificial-Cycle Frozen-Embryo Transfer for IVF May Raise Risk of Vascular Problems in Pregnancy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/954387

Jul 9th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Artificial priming of the uterus with hormone therapy before transfer of a frozen embryo may increase the risk for pre-eclampsia and pregnancy-induced hypertension, according to new findings. Because in vitro fertilizat...

Maternal BP and the Risk of Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy at High Altitudes
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952832

Jun 10th, 2021 - Takeaway Systemic arterial blood pressure (BP) was higher at full term in pregnancies at high altitudes (>2500 m) compared with low altitudes (<2500 m), which was associated with an increased risk of gestational hypertension, but not pre-eclampsia.

Commission Outlines Plan for Global Fight Against CVD in Women
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951246

May 16th, 2021 - An expert panel convened by The Lancet calls for urgent action to reduce the global burden of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in women and has outlined an ambitious agenda to accomplish that goal. The report, from the all-female-led Lancet Women and ...

 Outcomes of Folic Acid Supplementation During Pregnancy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951036

May 13th, 2021 - Takeaway Folic acid supplementation during pregnancy was not associated with either adverse pregnancy outcomes or markers of offspring size at birth or adiposity. Why this matters Maternal multiple micronutrient supplementation in pregnancy has be...

Metformin Use During Pregnancy and Maternal Outcomes
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950077

May 5th, 2021 - Takeaway Use of metformin for any indication during pregnancy was associated with a reduction in gestational weight gain (GWG) and a modest reduction in the risk of pre-eclampsia, but an increased risk of gastrointestinal (GI) side effects compare...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →