PP071. Evaluation of maternal-fetal doppler parameters and of whole blood nitrite throughout gestation.

@article{Cavalli2012PP071EO,
  title={PP071. Evaluation of maternal-fetal doppler parameters and of whole blood nitrite throughout gestation.},
  author={Ricardo Carvalho Cavalli and Salim Dem{\'e}trio Jorge Neto and Val{\'e}ria Cristina Sandrim and J. Sales Machado and Jonas Tadeu Cau Sert{\'o}rio and Ana Carolina Taveiros Palei and Lorena Machado Amaral and Jos{\'e} Eduardo Tanus dos Santos and Geraldo Duarte},
  journal={Pregnancy hypertension},
  year={2012},
  volume={2 3},
  pages={279-80}
}
INTRODUCTION The Doppler method is extensively applied today for the evaluation of pregnancies with involvement of the uteroplacental blood flow. Although increased nitric oxide (NO) formation plays an important role in regulation of systemic vascular resistance during pregnancy, growing evidence indicates that reduced NO formation is associated with hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, especially preeclampsia. OBJECTIVES The studies were to assess the maternal and fetal Doppler parameters… CONTINUE READING