Document Detail


Precision, consistency, and reproducibility of blood pressure in diabetic and non-diabetic pregnancy: the appraisal of repeated measurements.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17712646     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A monitor (Spacelab 90207) was compared with sphygmomanometric blood pressure (BP) with respect to reproducibility and variations on precision and consistency. Some 133 women with type 1 diabetes mellitus and 59 non-diabetic women were recruited. During pregnancy, systolic BP was between 6 and 12 mmHg higher in the oscillometric than the auscultatory readings, and diastolic BP was between 1 and 2.6 mmHg. The association of difference with the mean BP disappeared with progression of pregnancy and the repetition of measurements in diabetic pregnancy. The precision, reproducibility, and trend of association over the scale of measurement were improved in the repeated compared to individual measurements, whereas consistency did not improve.
Authors:
Finn Friis Lauszus; Anni Rosgaard; Thea Lousen; Ole Winther Rasmussen; Thomas Martin Klebe; Joachim G Klebe
Related Documents :
16256986 - Study of lens autofluorescence by fluorophotometry in pregnancy.
24445596 - Childhood and parental diagnostic radiological procedures and risk of childhood brain t...
4022516 - Class h diabetes and pregnancy.
9653856 - Cystic fibrosis and pregnancy.
8652486 - Screening for fetal trisomies by maternal age and fetal nuchal translucency thickness a...
3030256 - Emergency serum and urine hcg analyses with the 'tandem icon' procedure.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Validation Studies    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica     Volume:  86     ISSN:  0001-6349     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand     Publication Date:  2007  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-08-22     Completed Date:  2007-11-13     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370343     Medline TA:  Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand     Country:  Denmark    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1063-70     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Holstebro, Denmark. affl@ringamt.dk
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Blood Pressure / physiology*
Blood Pressure Determination / methods,  standards*
Blood Pressure Monitoring, Ambulatory / methods,  standards*
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1 / physiopathology*
Female
Humans
Hypertension
Oscillometry
Pregnancy
Pregnancy in Diabetics / physiopathology*
Reference Values
Reproducibility of Results
Sensitivity and Specificity
Sphygmomanometers

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Management of primary abdominal pregnancy: twelve years of experience in a medical centre.
Next Document:  Non-clinical determinants of planned cesarean delivery in cases of term breech presentation in Franc...