NHBPEP report on high blood pressure in pregnancy: a summary for family physicians.

@article{Zamorski2001NHBPEPRO,
  title={NHBPEP report on high blood pressure in pregnancy: a summary for family physicians.},
  author={M A Zamorski and Lee A. Green},
  journal={American family physician},
  year={2001},
  volume={64 2},
  pages={263-70, 216}
}
The National High Blood Pressure Education Program's Working Group on High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy recently issued a report implicating hypertension as a complication in 6 to 8 percent of pregnancies. Hypertension in pregnancy is related to one of four conditions: (1) chronic hypertension that predates pregnancy; (2) preeclampsia-eclampsia, a serious, systemic syndrome of elevated blood pressure, proteinuria and other findings; (3) chronic hypertension with superimposed preeclampsia; and (4… CONTINUE READING

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