Hypertension In Pregnancy: A Review of Preecamplesia, Its Effects and Management

Abstract

Hypertension complicates 5% to 7% of all pregnancies. Pre-eclampsia is a major contributor to maternal mortality worldwide. In Africa and Asia they contribute to 9% of deaths. A subset of preeclampsia, characterized by new-onset hypertension, proteinuria, and multisystem involvement, is responsible for substantial maternal and fetal morbidity and is a… (More)

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@inproceedings{Chaudhry2013HypertensionIP, title={Hypertension In Pregnancy: A Review of Preecamplesia, Its Effects and Management}, author={Shama Chaudhry and Rubina Hussain}, year={2013} }