Partner change, birth interval and risk of pre-eclampsia: a paradoxical triangle.

@article{Zhang2007PartnerCB,
  title={Partner change, birth interval and risk of pre-eclampsia: a paradoxical triangle.},
  author={Jun Zhang},
  journal={Paediatric and perinatal epidemiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={21 Suppl 1},
  pages={31-5}
}
  • Jun Zhang
  • Published 2007 in Paediatric and perinatal epidemiology
Immunology has been hypothesised to play a critical role in the development of pre-eclampsia. A number of epidemiological studies have shown that multiparous women who changed partner had an increased risk of pre-eclampsia in the following pregnancy compared with multiparous women with the same partner. However, partner change is often associated with a long birth interval. Two recent papers using data from the same birth registry reported that, after controlling for birth interval, partner… CONTINUE READING