• COVID-19 not associated with hypertensive pregnancy disorders, surprising researchers

    1 month ago - By Healio

    There was no association between SARS-CoV-2 infection and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, according to a prospective cohort study published in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology.
    “We were surprised that in a large cohort, we did not see an association between SARS-CoV-2 and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy,” Jourdan E. Triebwasser, MD, MA, a clinical assistant professor of OB/GYN at the University of Michigan, told Healio.
    Between April 13 and Dec. 31, 2020, Triebwasser and colleagues collected residual sera from pregnant patients at two Philadelphia
    Read more ...