This paper aims to explore the diagnostic value
of noninvasive cardiac function measurement for hypertension in pregnancy.
One hundred and fifty-eight cases of gestational hypertension in our hospital
were analyzed retrospectively while 30 healthy pregnant women were served as
normal controls. The heart function parameters in the two groups were measured
with noninvasive cardiac function analyzer, such as myocardial contractive
force indexes (JP, VP), impedance indexes (RTM, RS), volume load indexes (GCV,
LVDP) and left heart output index (LCI). In all 158 cases of gestational
hypertension, the myocardial contractive force indexes, impedance indexes and
left heart output index increased unusually. The difference between the two
groups was statistically significant (P < 0.05). The myocardial contractive
force indexes and the impedance indexes increased significantly higher than left
heart output index (P < 0.05). The noninvasive cardiac function measurement
was much valuable in the early diagnosis of pregnancy-induced hypertension,
especially the myocardial contractive force indexes, impedance indexes and left
heart output index, it appeared to be simple and efficient, and it deserves to
be clinically popularized and applied.
Cite this paper
Li, S. , Li, X. , Nie, L. , Shen, J. , Wang, Y. and Li, Z. (2015) Diagnostic Value of Noninvasive Cardiac Function Measurement for Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy. Open Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
, 181-184. doi: 10.4236/ojog.2015.54025
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