Disparities in pre-eclampsia and eclampsia among immigrant women giving birth in six industrialised countries

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Disparities in pre-eclampsia and eclampsia among immigrant women giving birth in six industrialised countries. / Urquia, Ml; Glazier, Rh; Gagnon, Aj; Mortensen, Laust Hvas; Andersen, Anne-Marie Nybo; Janevic, T; Guendelman, S; Thornton, D; Bolumar, F; Río Sánchez, I; Small, R; Davey, M-A; Hjern, A; the ROAM Collaboration.

In: B J O G, Vol. 121, No. 12, 11.2014, p. 1492-500.

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Urquia, M, Glazier, R, Gagnon, A, Mortensen, LH, Andersen, A-MN, Janevic, T, Guendelman, S, Thornton, D, Bolumar, F, Río Sánchez, I, Small, R, Davey, M-A, Hjern, A & the ROAM Collaboration 2014, 'Disparities in pre-eclampsia and eclampsia among immigrant women giving birth in six industrialised countries', B J O G, vol. 121, no. 12, pp. 1492-500. https://doi.org/10.1111/1471-0528.12758

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Urquia, M., Glazier, R., Gagnon, A., Mortensen, L. H., Andersen, A-M. N., Janevic, T., ... the ROAM Collaboration (2014). Disparities in pre-eclampsia and eclampsia among immigrant women giving birth in six industrialised countries. B J O G, 121(12), 1492-500. https://doi.org/10.1111/1471-0528.12758

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Urquia M, Glazier R, Gagnon A, Mortensen LH, Andersen A-MN, Janevic T et al. Disparities in pre-eclampsia and eclampsia among immigrant women giving birth in six industrialised countries. B J O G. 2014 Nov;121(12):1492-500. https://doi.org/10.1111/1471-0528.12758

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Urquia, Ml ; Glazier, Rh ; Gagnon, Aj ; Mortensen, Laust Hvas ; Andersen, Anne-Marie Nybo ; Janevic, T ; Guendelman, S ; Thornton, D ; Bolumar, F ; Río Sánchez, I ; Small, R ; Davey, M-A ; Hjern, A ; the ROAM Collaboration. / Disparities in pre-eclampsia and eclampsia among immigrant women giving birth in six industrialised countries. In: B J O G. 2014 ; Vol. 121, No. 12. pp. 1492-500.

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title = "Disparities in pre-eclampsia and eclampsia among immigrant women giving birth in six industrialised countries",
abstract = "OBJECTIVE: To assess disparities in preeclampsia and eclampsia among immigrant women from various world regions giving birth in six industrialised countries.DESIGN: Cross-country comparative study of linked population-based databases.SETTING: Provincial or regional obstetric delivery data from Australia, Canada, Spain and the USA and national data from Denmark and Sweden.POPULATION: All immigrant and non-immigrant women delivering in the six industrialised countries within the most recent 10-year period available to each participating centre (1995-2010).METHODS: Data was collected using standardised definitions of the outcomes and maternal regions of birth. Pooled data were analysed with multilevel models. Within-country analyses used stratified logistic regression to obtain odds ratios (OR) with 95{\%} confidence intervals (95{\%} CI).MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Preeclampsia, eclampsia and preeclampsia with prolonged hospitalisation (cases per 1000 deliveries).RESULTS: There were 9 028 802 deliveries (3 031 399 to immigrant women). Compared with immigrants from Western Europe, immigrants from Sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America & the Caribbean were at higher risk of preeclampsia (OR: 1.72; 95{\%} CI: 1.63, 1.80 and 1.63; 95{\%} CI: 1.57, 1.69) and eclampsia (OR: 2.12; 95{\%} CI: 1.61, 2.79 and 1.55; 95{\%} CI: 1.26, 1. 91), respectively, after adjustment for parity, maternal age and destination country. Compared with native-born women, European and East Asian immigrants were at lower risk in most industrialised countries. Spain exhibited the largest disparities and Australia the smallest.CONCLUSION: Immigrant women from Sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America & the Caribbean require increased surveillance due to a consistently high risk of preeclampsia and eclampsia.",
author = "Ml Urquia and Rh Glazier and Aj Gagnon and Mortensen, {Laust Hvas} and Andersen, {Anne-Marie Nybo} and T Janevic and S Guendelman and D Thornton and F Bolumar and {R{\'i}o S{\'a}nchez}, I and R Small and M-A Davey and A Hjern and {the ROAM Collaboration}",
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TY - JOUR

T1 - Disparities in pre-eclampsia and eclampsia among immigrant women giving birth in six industrialised countries

AU - Urquia, Ml

AU - Glazier, Rh

AU - Gagnon, Aj

AU - Mortensen, Laust Hvas

AU - Andersen, Anne-Marie Nybo

AU - Janevic, T

AU - Guendelman, S

AU - Thornton, D

AU - Bolumar, F

AU - Río Sánchez, I

AU - Small, R

AU - Davey, M-A

AU - Hjern, A

AU - the ROAM Collaboration

N1 - © 2014 The Authors. BJOG An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd on behalf of Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.

PY - 2014/11

Y1 - 2014/11

N2 - OBJECTIVE: To assess disparities in preeclampsia and eclampsia among immigrant women from various world regions giving birth in six industrialised countries.DESIGN: Cross-country comparative study of linked population-based databases.SETTING: Provincial or regional obstetric delivery data from Australia, Canada, Spain and the USA and national data from Denmark and Sweden.POPULATION: All immigrant and non-immigrant women delivering in the six industrialised countries within the most recent 10-year period available to each participating centre (1995-2010).METHODS: Data was collected using standardised definitions of the outcomes and maternal regions of birth. Pooled data were analysed with multilevel models. Within-country analyses used stratified logistic regression to obtain odds ratios (OR) with 95% confidence intervals (95% CI).MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Preeclampsia, eclampsia and preeclampsia with prolonged hospitalisation (cases per 1000 deliveries).RESULTS: There were 9 028 802 deliveries (3 031 399 to immigrant women). Compared with immigrants from Western Europe, immigrants from Sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America & the Caribbean were at higher risk of preeclampsia (OR: 1.72; 95% CI: 1.63, 1.80 and 1.63; 95% CI: 1.57, 1.69) and eclampsia (OR: 2.12; 95% CI: 1.61, 2.79 and 1.55; 95% CI: 1.26, 1. 91), respectively, after adjustment for parity, maternal age and destination country. Compared with native-born women, European and East Asian immigrants were at lower risk in most industrialised countries. Spain exhibited the largest disparities and Australia the smallest.CONCLUSION: Immigrant women from Sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America & the Caribbean require increased surveillance due to a consistently high risk of preeclampsia and eclampsia.

AB - OBJECTIVE: To assess disparities in preeclampsia and eclampsia among immigrant women from various world regions giving birth in six industrialised countries.DESIGN: Cross-country comparative study of linked population-based databases.SETTING: Provincial or regional obstetric delivery data from Australia, Canada, Spain and the USA and national data from Denmark and Sweden.POPULATION: All immigrant and non-immigrant women delivering in the six industrialised countries within the most recent 10-year period available to each participating centre (1995-2010).METHODS: Data was collected using standardised definitions of the outcomes and maternal regions of birth. Pooled data were analysed with multilevel models. Within-country analyses used stratified logistic regression to obtain odds ratios (OR) with 95% confidence intervals (95% CI).MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Preeclampsia, eclampsia and preeclampsia with prolonged hospitalisation (cases per 1000 deliveries).RESULTS: There were 9 028 802 deliveries (3 031 399 to immigrant women). Compared with immigrants from Western Europe, immigrants from Sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America & the Caribbean were at higher risk of preeclampsia (OR: 1.72; 95% CI: 1.63, 1.80 and 1.63; 95% CI: 1.57, 1.69) and eclampsia (OR: 2.12; 95% CI: 1.61, 2.79 and 1.55; 95% CI: 1.26, 1. 91), respectively, after adjustment for parity, maternal age and destination country. Compared with native-born women, European and East Asian immigrants were at lower risk in most industrialised countries. Spain exhibited the largest disparities and Australia the smallest.CONCLUSION: Immigrant women from Sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America & the Caribbean require increased surveillance due to a consistently high risk of preeclampsia and eclampsia.

U2 - 10.1111/1471-0528.12758

DO - 10.1111/1471-0528.12758

M3 - Journal article

C2 - 24758368

VL - 121

SP - 1492

EP - 1500

JO - B J O G

JF - B J O G

SN - 1470-0328

IS - 12

ER -

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