Tag Archive for treatment

November 5, 2019 August 23, 2018

Drugs for treating severe hypertension in pregnancy: A network meta-analysis and trial sequential analysis of randomized clinical trials

British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 2018 This network meta-analysis suggests similar efficacy nifedipine, hydralazine, and labetalol in the treatment of severe hypertension in pregnancy. The above drugs may also be useful in treating hypertension in severe pre-eclampsia. Moderate quality of evidence was observed for direct comparison…

August 23, 2018 July 9, 2018

Nutrition and pre-eclampsia risk factors in Ethiopia

By Khadijah Alibhai In Ethiopia, 412 women die per 100,000 live births. Most of these deaths are preventable, and 19 percent of them are from hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, including pre-eclampsia and eclampsia (PE/E). Typically, pre-eclampsia is detectable during early…

May 30, 2018 May 30, 2018 August 23, 2018

Risk factors for pre-eclampsia and eclampsia in Mexico

Ending Eclampsia, 2018 This infographic provides data on risk factors, policies, health system capacity and community perceptions in Mexico-specific data on demographics, health risks, barriers to accessing care, pregnancy-related care, maternal death data, newborn/infant death data, national/provincial policies, and delivery…

September 22, 2019 April 4, 2018 June 28, 2018