*  The value of pregnancy complication history for 10-year cardiovascular disease risk prediction in middle-aged women |...
Women with a history of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDP; preeclampsia and gestational hypertension) or delivering low ... Pregnancy complications and cardiovascular disease death 50-year follow-up of the child health and development studies ... pregnancy complications, and age on risk of CVD [14].. Finally, we note that pregnancy complication history might be more ... The value of pregnancy complication history for 10-year cardiovascular disease risk prediction in middle-aged women. ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10654-018-0429-1
*  The AMEDEO Literature Guide
Pregnancy Complications and Cardiovascular Disease Death: Fifty-Year Follow-Up of the Child Health and Development Studies ... Ideal Cardiovascular Health During Adult Life and Cardiovascular Structure and Function Among the Elderly.. Circulation. 2015 ... Congenital Heart Defects and Maternal Risk of Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy in the Same Pregnancy and Across Pregnancies. ... Congenital Heart Defects and Maternal Risk of Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy in the Same Pregnancy and Across Pregnancies ...
  http://amedeo.com/medicine/hyp/circul.htm
*  Pregnancy Events Reveal Cardiovascular Risk - Public Health Institute
... during pregnancy may be at greater risk of dying from heart disease later in life than women with uncomplicated pregnancies, ... they identified two new pregnancy complications that predispose women to heart disease death:. * Risk of cardiovascular disease ... of pregnancy complications were associated with as much as a seven-fold increase in risk of cardiovascular disease death ... It also found that pre-eclampsia in early pregnancy strongly predicts premature death from cardiovascular disease. ...
  http://www.phi.org/news-events/814/pregnancy-events-reveal-cardiovascular-risk
*  Focus Areas - Public Health Institute
... of pregnancy complications were associated with as much as a 7-fold increase in risk of cardiovascular disease death overall. ... Linking Pregnancy History to Cardiovascular Risk. Research from Child Health and Development Studies showed some combinations ... and doing early interventions-for cardiovascular risk simply by looking at a woman's pregnancy history. ... Other combinations were associated with a 4- to 5-fold higher risk of dying of cardiovascular disease early, before the age of ...
  http://www.phi.org/focus-areas/?program=child-health-and-development-studies
*  JACC in a Flash: Reassuring News About Fertility Treatment and Cardiovascular Disease - American College of Cardiology
"Indeed, complications arising during pregnancy may actually be the first presentation of a subclinical disease." For example, ... these women had about half the risk of death or major adverse cardiovascular events compared to controls. "A better ... Keywords: Fertility, Prevalence, Life Style, Decision Making, Cardiovascular Diseases, Risk Factors, Pre-Eclampsia, Pregnancy, ... "We know pregnancy is a 'stress test' for later cardiovascular and metabolic disease," Jolien W. Roos-Hesselink, MD, PhD, and ...
  http://www.acc.org/latest-in-cardiology/articles/2013/11/22/14/41/jacc-flash-1
*  OB Broad Perspective and Anatomy of Female Repro Flashcards - OB | Brainscape
Maternal causes of death in the Philippines Complications related to pregnancy thru labor, delivery, & puerperium (38.4%). ... Leading cause of maternal death worldwide as of 2014 Pre-existing maternal conditions (cardiovascular disease, renal disease, ... Deals with pregnancy, labor, & puerperium (6 weeks after childbirth, mother recovers to non pregnant state) ... Has rich venous plexus that may develop varicosities during pregnancy due to increased venous pressure by the enlarged uterus ...
  https://www.brainscape.com/flashcards/ob-broad-perspective-and-anatomy-of-femal-6139107/packs/9440340
*  Chronic Hypertension in Pregnancy - American College of Cardiology
Cardiovascular Diseases, Cesarean Section, Breast Feeding, Pregnancy Complications, Pregnancy, Hypertension, Pregnancy ... Keywords: Methyldopa, Risk, Labetalol, Premature Birth, Counseling, Oligohydramnios, Fetal Death, ... 2. Women with chronic hypertension have an increased risk of pregnancy-related complications, including pre-eclampsia, ... The following are 10 points to remember about chronic hypertension in pregnancy: 1. Chronic hypertension in pregnancy is ...
  http://www.acc.org/latest-in-cardiology/journal-scans/2011/09/02/23/18/chronic-hypertension-in-pregnancy
*  Graves' disease presenting as bi - ventricular heart failure with severe pulmonary hypertension and pre-eclampsia in pregnancy ...
... it appears as an uncommon cardiovascular complication during pregnancy, posing a diagnostic challenge, largely owing to ... disease presenting during pregnancy. Globally, cardiovascular disease is an important factor for pregnancy-related morbidity ... Here, we report a case of Graves' disease detected for the first time in pregnancy, in a patient presenting with bi- ... Graves' disease is an uncommon cause of bi-ventricular heart failure and severe pulmonary hypertension in pregnancy, and a high ...
  https://bmcresnotes.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1756-0500-7-814
*  Venous Thromboembolism in Pregnancy Study - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Fetal Death. Stillbirth. Embolism and Thrombosis. Vascular Diseases. Cardiovascular Diseases. Pathologic Processes. Pregnancy ... biochemical and genetic risk factors for venous thromboembolism in pregnancy and pregnancy related vascular complications, and ... Long-term impact of intrauterine fetal death on quality of life and depression: a case-control study. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth ... Venous Thromboembolism and Intrauterine Fetal Death in Pregnancy - Epidemiology and Pathogenic Mechanisms. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00856076?recr=Open&cond=%22Stillbirth%22&rank=3
*  Hypertension in Pregnancy and Offspring Cardiovascular Risk in Young AdulthoodNovelty and Significance | Hypertension
Pregnancy complications and cardiovascular disease death: 50-year follow-up of the Child Health and Development Studies ... The predictive pregnancy: what complicated pregnancies tell us about mother's future cardiovascular risk. Circulation. 2012;125 ... Hypertension in pregnancy and later cardiovascular risk: common antecedents? Circulation. 2010;122:579-584. doi: 10.1161/ ... Cardiovascular risk factors in adults born by a mother with hypertension in pregnancy may be attributed to a shared environment ...
  http://hyper.ahajournals.org/content/69/4/591
*  Dose Adjusting Enoxaparin Thromboprophylaxis Dosage According to Anti-factor Xa Plasma Levels Improve Pregnancy Outcome - Full...
Cardiovascular Diseases. Hypertension, Pregnancy-Induced. Pregnancy Complications. Fetal Diseases. Growth Disorders. Pathologic ... Fetal Death. Abruptio Placentae. Embolism and Thrombosis. Vascular Diseases. ... Dose Adjusting Enoxaparin Thromboprophylaxis Dosage According to Anti-factor Xa Plasma Levels Improve Pregnancy Outcome. The ... Pregnant women who experienced one or more of the above complications are advised to be examined for the presence of the ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01068795
*  Cigarette Smoking: Health Risks and How to Quit (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI] | Cigna
... and complications of pregnancy.[4 ] About 32% of cancer deaths [1 ] and 20% of all premature deaths in the United States are ... These deaths are primarily due to smoking's role as a major cause of cancer, cardiovascular diseases, and chronic lung diseases ... Lung cancer is now the leading cause of cancer death in women.[15 ,17 ] In the last 30 years, prevalence of current cigarette ... In the United States, smoking-related illnesses accounted for an estimated 480,000 deaths each year.[1 ,2 ] (Also available ...
  https://www.cigna.com/individuals-families/health-wellness/hw/medical-topics/cigarette-smoking-ncicdr0000062879
*  Sabinet | Emergency medicine : guest editorial
The World Bank's Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries project estimates that 45% of deaths and 36% of ... The rapidly growing prevalence of non-communicable diseases (such as cardiovascular and diabetic disease) has only increased ... as patients with chronic disease in low-income countries also have the highest rates of mortality from acute complications. ... and the highest rates of acute complications of communicable diseases, including tuberculosis, malaria, and HIV. ...
  http://journals.co.za/content/m_cme/30/11/EJC128868
*  Cigarette Smoking: Health Risks and How to Quit (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI] - WellSpan Health...
... and complications of pregnancy.[4] About 32% of cancer deaths [1] and 20% of all premature deaths in the United States are ... These deaths are primarily due to smoking's role as a major cause of cancer, cardiovascular diseases, and chronic lung diseases ... Lung cancer is now the leading cause of cancer death in women.[15,17] In the last 30 years, prevalence of current cigarette use ... Among women, lung cancer death rates were highest in Kentucky (55 per 100,000), where 28.0% of women were current smokers, and ...
  https://www.wellspan.org/health-library/Document.aspx?id=ncicdr0000062879
*  https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/317224.php
... gestational diabetes can cause a range of pregnancy complications.. Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in the ... cardiovascular problems, including stroke, heart attack, and blood clots. *wounds, numbness, tingling, and even loss of feet or ... The placenta releases hormones during pregnancy that can make it more difficult for the body to control blood sugar. Left ... Early interventions can reduce the risk of severe or fatal diabetes complications. The right combination of medication and ...
  https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/317224.php
*  Intrauterine Growth Restriction: Causes and Clinical Identification : testing a new estimated placental volume (EPV) method
Intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR), or fetal growth restriction (FGR), is a serious complication of human pregnancy. IUGR ... IUGR may portend health complications in adult life, increasing the risk of hypertension, cardiovascular disease and diabetes. ... IUGR affects 3-10% of first time births, and contributes to one-third of all antepartum deaths, a tenfold increase in perinatal ... Identifying a small EPV before mid-pregnancy could assist in selecting at-risk pregnancies for closer surveillance. ...
  https://www.duo.uio.no/handle/10852/35756
*  Preventing Chronic Disease: November 2011: 10 0268
... for premature death and long-term illnesses but also for pregnancy complications. Smoking (5), diabetes (6,7), and hypertension ... Hypertensive pregnancy disorders and subsequent cardiovascular morbidity and type 2 diabetes mellitus in the mother. ... Pregnancy complications and poor birth outcomes from chronic conditions and risk factors are well known (5,17,18). These ... The overall AI/AN population has higher rates of diabetes mortality (19) and early cardiovascular death (20), which contribute ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/pcd/issues/2011/nov/10_0268.htm
*  Natural Health News: Energy Drinks: Again!
... pregnancy and childbirth complication, gastrointestinal upset and death," Ballard says.. The findings are published in journal ... "Caffeine has been reported to cause insomnia, nervousness, arrhythmia, osteoporosis, cardiovascular disease, ...
  http://naturalhealthnews.blogspot.com/2010/08/energy-drinks-again.html
*  Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery/Pregnancy and Cardiovascular Disease - Wikibooks, open books for an open world
Clinical Presentation and Potential Complications. The presenting symptoms for iron deficiency anemia of pregnancy are the same ... in-utero death, and prematurity. Therefore, all women with congenital heart disease should be offered a prenatal echocardiogram ... Physiological Anemia of Pregnancy[edit]. Cardiovascular and Respiratory Disease Processes During Pregnancy[edit]. General ... 3 Clinical Cardiovascular and Respiratory Manifestations of Normal Pregnancy *3.1 Physiological Anemia of Pregnancy ...
  https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Cardiology_and_Cardiothoracic_Surgery/Pregnancy_and_Cardiovascular_Disease
*  Circulation Publish Ahead of Print - Feedage - 576194
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death during pregnancy, accounting for ≈33% of the maternal deaths in the ... Cardiovascular Complications in Pregnancy: It Is Time for Action [On My Mind]. 2018-02-19T11:00:32-08:00 ... non-fatal myocardial infarction or cardiovascular death) and non-cardiovascular death. To explore competing risks, cause- ... Pregnancy complications such as preeclampsia, gestational diabetes mellitus, gestational hypertension, preterm delivery, and ...
  http://www.feedage.com/feeds/576194/circulation-publish-ahead-of-print
*  Fetal outcome in trial of antihypertensive treatment in pregnancy.
Active treatment was associated with a significantly improved fetal outcome, due in part to a reduced number of mid-pregnancy ... Pre-Eclampsia / complications, drug therapy, epidemiology. Pregnancy. Pregnancy Complications, Cardiovascular / drug therapy*. ... Fetal Death / epidemiology. Fetus / drug effects*, physiology. Follow-Up Studies. Growth. Humans. Hypertension / drug therapy* ... There were 9 pregnancy losses in the control group, which included 4 mid-pregnancy abortions, and 1 fetal loss in the treated ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Fetal-outcome-in-trial-antihypertensive/61439.html
*  Assessment of prevalence of preeclampsia from Dilla region of Ethiopia | BMC Research Notes | Full Text
It affects about 8-10 % of all pregnancies. Studies have shown that up to 77 % women affected with preeclampsia lack knowledge ... In Africa more than 270,000 women die from maternal deaths, worldwide approximately 76,000 women and 500,000 babies die yearly ... Preeclampsia is a multi-organ system disorder that occurs after the 20th week of gestation in pregnancy and is characterized by ... Preeclampsia is the most public hazardous pregnancy complication affecting mother as well as foetus [4]. It is assorted with an ...
  https://bmcresnotes.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13104-015-1821-5
*  Plus it
Pre-eclampsia, a common complication of pregnancy, is an important cause of short term morbidity and mortality in fetuses and ... The risk of cancer and risk of death from cancer have been inconsistently associated with pre-eclampsia (see table 1). A cohort ... mainly from cardiovascular causes.2 ... Hypertension, pregnancy, and risk of breast cancer. J Natl ... Characteristics of first pregnancy in relation to early breast cancer. A case-control study. J Reprod Med 1983; 28: 314-8. ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/328/7445/919
*  Heart disease and pregnancy | Heart
In 43 pregnancies in 31 women described in recent reports, there was one late maternal death.14 There was a 14% incidence of ... Cardiovascular physiology and pregnancy. Hormonally mediated increases in blood volume, red cell mass, and heart rate result in ... 1997) Risk and predictors for pregnancy-related complications in women with heart disease. Circulation 96:2789-2794, This ... 1998) Outcome of cardiovascular surgery and pregnancy: a systematic review of the period 1984-1996. Am J Obstet Gynecol 179: ...
  http://heart.bmj.com/content/85/6/710.full
*  Obesity-associated morbidity - Wikipedia
Obesity is related to many complications in pregnancy including: haemorrhage, infection, increased hospital stays for the ... Maternal obesity is associated with an increased risk of intrauterine fetal death. Ischemic stroke is increased in both men and ... Ageno W, Becattini C, Brighton T, Selby R, Kamphuisen PW (January 2008). "Cardiovascular risk factors and venous ... Those who are obese during pregnancy have a greater risk of have a child with a number of congenital malformations including: ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Obesity-associated_morbidity