Clinical cardiovascular risk during young adulthood in offspring of hypertensive pregnancies: insights from a 20-year prospective follow-up birth cohort

@inproceedings{Davis2015ClinicalCR,
  title={Clinical cardiovascular risk during young adulthood in offspring of hypertensive pregnancies: insights from a 20-year prospective follow-up birth cohort},
  author={Esther Frances Davis and Adam J Lewandowski and C Aye and Wilby Williamson and Henry Boardman and Rae Chi Huang and Trevor Anthony Mori and J. A. Newnham and Lawrence J Beilin and Paul Leeson},
  booktitle={BMJ open},
  year={2015}
}
OBJECTIVES Offspring of hypertensive pregnancies have increased cardiovascular risk factors during childhood. We hypothesised that offspring of hypertensive pregnancies would demonstrate increased clinical levels of hypertension by young adult life, which would be proportional to the severity of the pregnancy complication. DESIGN Prospective birth cohort study SETTING Tertiary obstetric hospital. PARTICIPANTS 2868 young adult offspring of women enrolled during pregnancy into the Western… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 3 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 18 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 45 references

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…