Pregnancy outcomes in severe hyperemesis gravidarum in a multi-ethnic population.

@article{Koumoutsea2013PregnancyOI,
  title={Pregnancy outcomes in severe hyperemesis gravidarum in a multi-ethnic population.},
  author={Evangelia Vlachodimitropoulou Koumoutsea and Srymoyee Gosh and B Manmatharajah and Atanu Ray and N Igwe-Omoke and W. L. Yoong},
  journal={Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology : the journal of the Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology},
  year={2013},
  volume={33 5},
  pages={455-8}
}
We evaluated pregnancy outcomes among women with hyperemesis gravidarum (HG) in a North London multi-ethnic population. A retrospective case-control study was performed on records of obstetric admissions during a 4-year period, at North Middlesex University Hospital in North London. A total of 208 women with HG were identified according to Fairweather's criteria occurring in the first 20 weeks of pregnancy, which is severe enough to require admission to hospital. The control study group… CONTINUE READING