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A prospective study evaluating the association of specific risk factors with the development of preeclampsia
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2015-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: OBJECTIVE: To determine the association, if any, between certain risk factors for preeclampsia (PE) and the subsequent development of PE in a local cohort of South African women. DESIGN: A prospective ...
The comparison of non-invasive blood pressure monitoring with brachial intra-arterial blood pressure monitoring in patients with severe pre-eclampsia
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to compare the accuracy of non-invasive brachial blood pressure measurements, using automated and manual devices, to invasive brachial intra-arterial blood pressure ...
Seasonal variation in preeclampsia – timing of conception vs timing of delivery
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Background - Preeclampsia is a multi-system disease characterized by hypertension and proteinuria in pregnant women at greater than 20 weeks of gestational age. It remains one of the leading causes of ...