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Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring in Post-Partum Pre-Eclamptic Patients

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT02943122
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2016 by Ahmed Mohamed Abbas, Assiut University.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : October 24, 2016
Last Update Posted : October 24, 2016
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ahmed Mohamed Abbas, Assiut University

Brief Summary:
Preeclamptic pregnancy is associated with alterations in the left ventricular structure and function and elevation of cardiovascular biomarkers. The alterations are still persistent several months after delivery and are more clearly observed in early-onset and severe Pre-eclampsia

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Decrease Maternal Morbidity Device: Ambulatory blood pressure monitor

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 100 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prognostic Value of Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring Pattern in Post-Partum Pre-Eclamptic Patients
Study Start Date : December 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2017
Estimated Study Completion Date : January 2018

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. number of women with persistent hypertension [ Time Frame: 6 months ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 40 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
all women suffered from preeclampsia in last pregnancy will be examined 3 months after delivery /or termination

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All previously healthy women who were diagnosed as preeclampsia.( defined as gestational hypertension ( systolic BP of at least 140 mm Hg and/or a diastolic BP of at least 90 mm Hg on at least two occasions at least 6 hours apart after the 20th week of gestation in women known to be normotensive before pregnancy and before 20 weeks' gestation ) plus proteinuria (300 mg or more per 24-hour period)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Current pregnancy
  • Chronic hypertension or any condition requiring the use of antihypertensive medication
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Any disease requiring the use of anti-inflammatory medication, diabetes or any other endocrine disease such as hyperthyroidism

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02943122

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Ahmed Abbas
Assiut, Cairo, Egypt, 002
Sponsors and Collaborators
Assiut University

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Responsible Party: Ahmed Mohamed Abbas, Dr, Assiut University Identifier: NCT02943122    
Other Study ID Numbers: ABPM
First Posted: October 24, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 24, 2016
Last Verified: October 2016
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No