Journal article

Uterine Artery Doppler in Screening for Preeclampsia and Fetal Growth Restriction.

Marianna Amaral Pedroso, Kirsten Rebecca Palmer, Ryan James Hodges, Fabricio da Silva Costa, Daniel Lorber Rolnik

Rev Bras Ginecol Obstet | Published : 2018

Abstract

OBJECTIVE:  To perform a comprehensive review of the current evidence on the role of uterine artery Doppler, isolated or in combination with other markers, in screening for preeclampsia (PE) and fetal growth restriction (FGR) in the general population. The review included recently published large cohort studies and randomized trials. METHODS:  A search of the literature was conducted using Medline, PubMed, MeSH and ScienceDirect. Combinations of the search terms "preeclampsia," "screening," "prediction," "Doppler," "Doppler velocimetry," "fetal growth restriction," "small for gestational age" and "uterine artery" were used. Articles in English (excluding reviews) reporting the use of uterine..

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