Hypertension in Pregnancy and Future Cardiovascular Event Risk in Siblings.

Abstract

Hypertension in pregnancy is a risk factor for future hypertension and cardiovascular disease. This may reflect an underlying familial predisposition or persistent damage caused by the hypertensive pregnancy. We sought to isolate the effect of hypertension in pregnancy by comparing the risk of hypertension and cardiovascular disease in women who had… (More)
DOI: 10.1681/ASN.2015010086

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@article{Weissgerber2016HypertensionIP, title={Hypertension in Pregnancy and Future Cardiovascular Event Risk in Siblings.}, author={Tracey L Weissgerber and Stephen T. Turner and Thomas H. Mosley and Sharon L. R. Kardia and Craig L Hanis and Natasa Milic and Vesna D. Garovic}, journal={Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN}, year={2016}, volume={27 3}, pages={894-902} }