Calcium supplementation in mild preeclampsia remote from term: a randomized double-blind clinical trial.

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OBJECTIVE To determine whether calcium supplementation prevents progression to severe disease in preterm nulliparous women with mild preeclampsia. METHODS Seventy-five women hospitalized at 24-36 weeks' gestation because of mild preeclampsia were randomized to receive either 2 g/day of elemental calcium (36 women) or placebo (39). Both groups had similar… (More)

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@article{SnchezRamos1995CalciumSI, title={Calcium supplementation in mild preeclampsia remote from term: a randomized double-blind clinical trial.}, author={Luis S{\'a}nchez-Ramos and Charles D Adair and Andrew M. Kaunitz and Dean Briones and Gladys del Valle and Isaac Delke}, journal={Obstetrics and gynecology}, year={1995}, volume={85 6}, pages={915-8} }