-Is prevention of pre-eclampsia with low dosage aspirin possible? Critical assessment of available studies-.


The efficacy of low-dose aspirin treatment to prevent preeclampsia was assessed by reviewing studies of the available literature. 9 studies were performed examining nearly 13,000 pregnant women. Aspirin treatment compared with untreated control groups led to a significant reduction of preeclampsia in 5 small-scale studies. However, no prophylaxis could be… (More)