Hypertension in pregnancy as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease later in life.


OBJECTIVE The association between hypertension in pregnancy and future cardiovascular disease (CVD) increasingly is recognized. We aimed to assess the role of hypertension in pregnancy as an independent risk factor for hypertension, coronary heart disease (CHD), and stroke later in life. METHODS Women who participated in the Phase 2 (2000-2004) Family… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/HJH.0b013e328335c29a


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