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Hypertensive Pregnancy Disorders Tied to Double Hypertension Risk

Medical News   |   22 June 2022
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Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDP) are associated with a greater than twofold risk of developing hypertension a decade later, new research suggests.

Investigators prospectively studied patients who had and who had not experienced HDP 10 years earlier; most self-identified as Black. They found that those with a history of HDP had a 2.4-fold...

          

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