Influence of somatic state on cardiovascular measurements in pregnancy.

  title={Influence of somatic state on cardiovascular measurements in pregnancy.},
  author={L A D'silva and Rhiannon E Davies and Simon J. Emery and Michael C Lewis},
  journal={Physiological measurement},
  volume={35 1},
Normal pregnancy causes marked changes in cardiac and haemodynamic function but there is continuing debate about the patterns of 'normal' change. We believe that this lack of consensus is in large part caused by inappropriate assessment conditions. This study aimed to assess physiological data obtained from pregnant women during multiple steady-states and during between-state changes. The study was a longitudinal characterization of apparently healthy pregnant women aged >18 years with… CONTINUE READING

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