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Preeclampsia Clinical Trials

A listing of Preeclampsia medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.

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Found (109) clinical trials

NYU Winthrop Hospital Clinical Trials Center is seeking research participants who are 18 years old or older, who are pregnant and between 28 and 37 weeks gestation and are interested in participating in a clinical trial.  Participants will be asked to provide blood and urine sample(s) to be used to ...

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Preeclampsia is a complication of pregnancy. Preeclampsia may occur from 20 weeks’ pregnancy through the delivery and postpartum period.  Preeclampsia does not occur in every pregnant woman. It is thought that preeclampsia occurs in about 3 to 5 out of a total of 100 pregnant women. A higher number of ...

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Progesterone to Enhance the Efficacy and Success of Expectantly Managed Preterm Severe/Superimposed Preeclampsia

The OBGYN house and attending staff on duty caring for the patient will determine appropriateness for study inclusion. The treating physician will then immediately contact the MFM fellow on call and Research Division personnel to facilitate the initiation of study procedures, including the consent process and baseline blood tests. Once ...

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Response to Anti-hypertensives in Pregnant and Postpartum Patients

Hypertensive disease in pregnancy is a major cause of maternal morbidity and mortality. This condition is responsible for about 12% of the maternal deaths in the United States. Currently, if pregnant patients present with severe hypertension they are either given IV labetalol, IV hydralazine of nifedipine based on individual provider ...

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Sleep Apnea Syndrome in Obese Women During Pregnancy

Excess weight or obesity is associated with an increased risk of health disorders: high blood pressure, diabetes, cardiovascular risks, dyslipidemia and sleep apneas. During pregnancy in obese women, the risk of preeclampsia increases by three and the risk of fetal death in utero by five. Snoring and Obstructive sleep apnea ...

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LimPrOn: Limburg Pre-eclampsia Investigation

Background Multiple adaptations at the cardiovascular system occurs during pregnancy. In the pregnancy condition pre-eclampsia (PE), this adaptations are abnormal. Five to eight percent of all pregnant women worldwide will develop PE. PE is a pregnancy condition which is characterized with a high blood pressure (>140/90 mm Hg) and the ...

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Effects of Vitamin C Administration on Extravascular Lung Water in Patients With Severe Features of Preeclampsia

Risk of fluid over-resuscitation is high in preeclampsia due to endothelial dysfunction and resulting increased vascular permeability. The Confidential Enquiry into Maternal Deaths in the UK reported six maternal deaths between 1994 and 1996 due to adult respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) that appeared to be related to poor fluid management ...

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Early Vascular Adjustments During Hypertensive Pregnancy

Paradoxical fetal and maternal results of studies have led to inconsistent use of antihypertensive drugs or no treatment at all in mild to moderate gestational hypertension in the Netherlands. However, none of the studies have taken the individual maternal circulatory state or the contemplated blood pressure response into account. Hypertension ...

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The Preeclampsia Registry

Preeclampsia is a life-threatening complication of pregnancy, diagnosed by the development of high blood pressure and protein in the urine in the latter half of pregnancy. Preeclampsia affects approximately 5 percent of pregnancies, up to 300,000 pregnant women in the U.S. annually. Approximately 75,000 of these women suffer severe maternal ...

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Use of Nitrous Oxide Donor for Labor Induction in Women With PreEclampsia

The investigators are proposing a double blinded, placebo controlled, randomized clinical trial of patients undergoing induction of labor for preeclampsia. Once the decision to induce will be taken, the participants will be randomized to receive either intravaginal IMN (40mg) or identical appearing placebo placed every 4hrs in the posterior vaginal ...

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