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Harshad Sanghvi (Jhpiego)
Harshad Sanghvi (Jhpiego)

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Screening and Early Detection ofPreeclampsia
Harshad SanghviVice-President Innovations, Medical Director
Asia Region Meeting: Making every mother and baby countDhaka, May 2012
 
Definitions
Preeclampsia: Hypertension, proteinuria inpregnancy
Mild: Diastolic 90-100, proteinuria1-2g/l
Severe: diastolic 110+, proteinuria 3g/l
Eclampsia: +convulsions
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Preeclampsia: The Knowledge
Preeclampsia is the second biggestkiller of women and babies
All preeclampsia is detectable by doinga blood pressure and protein testperiodically in pregnancy
We have had that evidence for 50+years
More than 50% of women worldwide donot get a minimum of 4 ANC visits
Much more than 50% of women do notget both a BP test and protein test
If we do not detect preeclampsia, wewill eventually find out when women getEclampsia
Maternal Mortality Map of the World

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