Use of ABPM identifies different types of hypertension in postpartum period


eMediNexus    16 December 2017

A study of women with preeclampsia published November 13, 2017 in the journal Hypertension found on 24-hour ambulatory BP monitoring that 50% of preeclampsia women were still hypertensive in the postpartum period. Of these, 24.3% were still under antihypertensive treatment; 17.9% displayed a white-coat hypertension and 11.6% had masked hypertension.

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