Preeclampsia in pregnancy – prediction, prevention and further management


Authors: S. Leahomschi;  P. Calda
Authors‘ workplace: Gynekologicko-porodnická klinika VFN a 1. LF UK, Praha, přednosta prof. MUDr. A. Martan, DrSc.
Published in: Čes. Gynek.2014, 79, č. 5 s. 356-362

Overview

Review article about preeclampsia (PE), analysis and summarization of cutting-edge knowledge about this adverse pregnancy outcome based on the study of existing literature. A relatively new trend is the prediction possibility of the development of PE in early gestation and appropriate management of high risk pregnancies. In this paper we accord special attention to this important aspect. On the other hand possibilities and efficiency of prevention of PE are discussed.

Prediction, prevention, early diagnosis and appropriate treatment of PE are important goals of the modern obstetrics.

Keywords:
preeclampsia, screening, prediction, PlGF, sFlt-1, prevention, Aspirin


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