oa South African Medical Journal - Hypertension in pregnancy and perinatal mortality
|Article Title||Hypertension in pregnancy and perinatal mortality|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Cape Town and Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town|
|Publication Date||May 1977|
|Pages||675 - 679|
|Keyword(s)||Cardiology, Epidemiology, Hypertension, Incidence, Obstetrics and gynaecology, Perinatal mortality and Pregnancy|
The effect of various forms of hypertension on perinatal mortality has been investigated. Non-essential, non-proteinuric hypertension had relatively little effect on perinatal mortality, whereas essential and proteinuric forms of hypertension had a marked influence.
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