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Research & Reviews  2,731 results

Factors affecting use of magnesium sulphate for pre-eclampsia or eclampsia: a qualitati...
https://doi.org/10.1111/1471-0528.16913
BJOG : an International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaeco... Eddy KE, Vogel JP et. al.

Sep 15th, 2021 - Hypertensive disorders account for 14% of global maternal deaths. Magnesium sulphate (MgSO4) is recommended for prevention and treatment of pre-eclampsia/eclampsia. However, MgSO4 remains underutilized, particularly in low-and-middle-income countr...

Historical and Recent Changes in Maternal Mortality Due to Hypertensive Disorders in th...
https://doi.org/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.121.17661
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979); Ananth CV, Brandt JS et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - We evaluated the contributions of maternal age, year of death (period), and year of birth (cohort) on trends in hypertension-related maternal deaths in the United States. We undertook a sequential time series analysis of 155 710 441 live births an...

Severe hypertension in pregnancy.
https://doi.org/10.7861/clinmed.2021-0508
Clinical Medicine (London, England); Wiles K, Damodaram M et. al.

Sep 12th, 2021 - Severe hypertension in pregnancy is defined as a sustained systolic blood pressure of 160 mmHg or over or diastolic blood pressure of 110 mmHg or over and should be assessed in hospital. Severe hypertension before 20 weeks' gestation is rare and u...

A systematic review on the application of vascular endothelial growth factors in preecl...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-2109
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Liu Y, Ren M et. al.

Sep 8th, 2021 - Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDP) is a disease associated with elevated blood pressure during pregnancy, accounting for 5-10% of all pregnancies, which includes: gestational hypertension, preeclampsia (PE), eclampsia, chronic hypertension ...

The unfolded protein response and apoptotic regulation in the human placenta due to mat...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.reprotox.2021.09.001
Reproductive Toxicology (Elmsford, N.Y.); Thomson S, Waters KA et. al.

Sep 8th, 2021 - Maternal cigarette smoking (CS) and pre-eclampsia (PE) alter placental function and expression of important proteins which maintain homeostasis. Two interlinked pathways of interest are the unfolded protein response (UPR) and apoptosis. The UPR is...

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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  58 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  6 results

Is a History of Pre-eclampsia a Risk Factor for Vascular Phenotype in Women With Systemic Sclerosis?
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04363021

Dec 3rd, 2020 - Background : Pre-eclampsia is defined by the association of an arterial hypertension and significant proteinuria after 20 weeks of gestation. It complicates 1 to 2% of pregnancies in France. Its pathophysiology involves angiogenesis impairment, up...

MRI Angiography of Physiological and Pathological Pregnancy Placentas Ex-vivo
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04389099

Oct 5th, 2020 - Introduction: The placenta is the organ that permits the maternal-fetal exchange of the oxygen and nutrients. The development of its vascular network occurs in the first trimester. Any deficit during this important angiogenesis procedure can lead ...

Postpartum Management of Gestational Hypertensive Disorders Using Furosemide
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04343235

May 7th, 2020 - Background and Literature Review There have been four documented studies investigating loop diuretics in the management of postpartum hypertensive disorders- Matthews et al2, Ascarelli et al3, Amorim et al4, and Veena et al. Of these studies, only...

Study of Coagulation Activation Markers and Pre Eclampsia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01261351

Dec 18th, 2014 - 100 pre-eclamptic patients will be compared to 200 control patients (100 control matched on gestational age at inclusion and 100 control matched on delivery mode (section). Blood and urine samples will be collected at PE diagnosis, delivery and po...

Iron Supplementation During Pregnancy and Non-Transferrin-Bound Iron (NTBI)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01264042

Oct 14th, 2013 - Although the essential role of iron during pregnancy is well established, concerns have been raised that current iron supplements given routinely during pregnancy may also have harmful consequences, such as increased oxidative stress and enhanced ...

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News  144 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 →