Author | James N. Martin Jr., MD, FACOG, FRCOG, FAHA

Articles

Key strategies for preventing hypertension-related maternal death

August 12, 2019

Slideshow

Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy are among the leading contributors to maternal mortality worldwide, but up to 60% of hypertension-related maternal deaths are potentially preventable.

Treatment of severe persistent hypertension

July 27, 2019

Article

Emergent treatment of severe acute-onset persistent hypertension constitutes an important component of high-quality obstetric care.

Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy

May 10, 2018

Article

Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy are among the leading contributors to maternal mortality worldwide. This review describes hypertension-related maternal mortality in the United States and key strategies to improve outcomes.