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  1. Fulltext. The risk of pregnancy-induced hypertension : black and white differences in a military population.

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    The relationship between race and risk of pregnancy-induced hypertension was investigated in a cohort of active-duty military women who gave birth during the period 1987 through 1989.

    Cases were identified through hospital discharge diagnoses and included transient gestational hypertension, pre-eclampsia, eclampsia, and unspecified hypertension complicating pregnancy.

    Multivariate analysis showed nulliparous Black women to be at a slightly increased risk for all pregnancy-induced hypertension (risk ratio [RR]=1.2) and for pre-eclampsia (RR=1.3) compared with nulliparous White women.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Hypertension artérielle, Epidémiologie, Homme, Femelle, Facteur risque, Race, Caucasoïde, Négroïde, Prééclampsie, Militaire, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Gestation pathologie, Toxémie gravidique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Hypertension, Epidemiology, Human, Female, Risk factor, Race, Caucasoid, Negroid, Preeclampsia, Military, United States, North America, America, Pregnancy disorders, Pregnancy toxemia

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0670062

    Code Inist : 002B20F02. Création : 09/06/1995.