With regard to maternal age, being older than 35?years was significantly associated with pre-eclampsia, but not with eclampsia. On the contrary, adolescence (<19?years of age) did not seem to be associated with pre-eclampsia, <a href="http://www.selleckchem.com/products/pexidartinib-plx3397.html
">Pexidartinib in vivo but was a risk for eclampsia. A woman's marital status and the sex of the baby did not appear to be associated with any of these conditions. Markers of coagulation dysfunction were more frequently found among maternal near-miss cases in women with pre-eclampsia (Table?5), followed by respiratory, cardiovascular and hepatic clinical, laboratory or management indicators (Table S1). For eclamptic women, maternal indicators of organ dysfunction in near-miss cases were mostly related to the neurological and respiratory system (Table?5). The risk of death was nearly four times higher for women with pre-eclampsia when compared with non pre-eclamptic women (Table?6) and, for those with eclampsia, this risk increased exponentially (adjusted OR?=?42.38; 95% CI, 25.14�C71.44). Moreover, the risk of being a survivor of a life-threatening condition (that is, a maternal near-miss case) was eight and 60 times higher in women with pre-eclampsia and eclampsia, respectively. OTX015
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conditions, albeit slightly higher in eclampsia (Table 7). The analysis of this large database with the data from 29 countries in five WHO regions provides estimates of the global distribution of the incidence of HDP. The overall figures for chronic hypertension, pre-eclampsia and eclampsia are 0.29%, 2.16% and 0.28% of all deliveries, with wide variations across countries in the different regions. Pre-eclampsia is the condition showing the greatest disparities, from an incidence of 0.20% in Vietnam to 6.71% in Mongolia. This could represent different risks for the development of pre-eclampsia in some countries, albeit the limitation of misclassification or under-reporting of HDP, particularly pre-eclampsia, must be considered, given the pragmatic nature of data collection in this study. Even when the diagnosis of pre-eclampsia was standardised in the study protocol, incidences by countries and regions were based on the data reported by attending clinicians in the selected hospitals, which were not systematically confirmed. Definitions could differ among settings and the sample hospitals in the study may not be representative of the whole region, and may not reflect global proportions.