Pregnancy complications and maternal cardiovascular risk: opportunities for intervention and screening?

Sattar, N. and Greer, I. (2002) Pregnancy complications and maternal cardiovascular risk: opportunities for intervention and screening? British Medical Journal, 325, pp. 157-160. (doi:10.1136/bmj.325.7356.157)

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Abstract

The link between defective nutrition of the fetus and vascular disease in later life is now well established. Naveed Sattar and Ian Greer report on the intriguing probability that complications in pregnancy also predispose mothers to later vascular and metabolic disease.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Greer, Prof Ian and Sattar, Professor Naveed
Authors: Sattar, N., and Greer, I.
Subjects:R Medicine > RC Internal medicine
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences
College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences
Journal Name:British Medical Journal
Journal Abbr.:BMJ
Publisher:BMJ Publishing Group
ISSN:0959-535X
ISSN (Online):1756-1833
Copyright Holders:© BMJ Publishing Group
First Published:First published in BMJ 2002;325:157–60
Publisher Policy:Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher.

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