Prevention and treatment of postpartum hypertension.


BACKGROUND Postpartum blood pressure (BP) is highest three to six days after birth when most women have been discharged home. A significant rise in BP may be dangerous (e.g., lead to stroke), but there is little information about how to prevent or treat postpartum hypertension. OBJECTIVES To assess the relative benefits and risks of interventions to: (1… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004351.pub3


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