Peter C J I Schielen

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UNLABELLED Preeclampsia (PE) affects 1% to 2% of pregnant women and is a leading cause of maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality worldwide. The clinical syndrome of PE arises in the second(More)
OBJECTIVE  To investigate the predictive value of maternal serum pregnancy-associated plasma protein A (PAPP-A), free β subunit of human chorionic gonadotrophin (fβ-hCG), placental protein 13 (PP13),(More)
Hexachlorobenzene (HCB) induces a broad spectrum of effects including disturbances in the heme synthesis (porphyria) and in thyroid hormone homeostasis. For most of its effects, biotransformation of(More)
BACKGROUND The offer of prenatal Down's syndrome screening is part of routine antenatal care in most of Europe; however screening uptake varies significantly across countries. Although a decision to(More)