OS103. Hypertensive disorders during pregnancy and cognitive decline of the offspring up to old age: the helsinki birth cohort study.

INTRODUCTION Hypertensive disorders affect the fetal developmental milieu and may point to mechanisms by which prenatal adversity is associated with lower cognitive ability in subsequent life. OBJECTIVES We tested whether hypertensive disorders during pregnancy predict age-related change in cognitive ability in the offspring up to old age. METHODS Using… CONTINUE READING