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Genetic aspects of preeclampsia and the HELLP syndrome
(The University of Bergen, 2014-06-02)
Both preeclampsia and the HELLP syndrome have their origin in the placenta. The aim of this study is to review genetic factors involved in development of preeclampsia and the HELLP syndrome using literature search in PubMed. ...
Change in paternity, risk of placental abruption and confounding by birth interval: A population-based prospective cohort study in Norway, 1967-2009
Objectives: We examined abruption risk in relation to change in paternity, and evaluated if birth interval confounds this association. Setting: Population-based study of singleton births in Norway between 1967 and ...
Exposure to Tobacco Smoke in Utero and Subsequent Plasma Lipids, ApoB, and CRP among Adult Women in the MoBa Cohort
(The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, 2012-11)
Background: Recent findings suggest that maternal smoking during pregnancy may play a role in the development of metabolic alterations in offspring during childhood. However, whether such exposure increases the risk of ...
450K epigenome-wide scan identifies differential DNA methylation in newborns related to maternal smoking during pregnancy
(The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, 2012-10)
Background: Epigenetic modifications, such as DNA methylation, due to in utero exposures may play a critical role in early programming for childhood and adult illness. Maternal smoking is a major risk factor for multiple ...
Availability and access in modern obstetric care: a retrospective population-based study
(John Wiley & Sons Ltd on behalf of Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, 2014)
Objective: To assess the availability of obstetric institutions, the risk of unplanned delivery outside an institution and maternal morbidity in a national setting in which the number of institutions declined from 95 ...