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Volume 39, Issue 10
Publication date: April 1, 2014
Expiration date: April 1, 2017

Preeclampsia: Diagnosis and Pathogenesis
Errol R. Norwitz, MD, PhD (Moderator)
Louis E. Phaneuf Professor and Chairman, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts

Andrei Rebarber, MD
Clinical Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Science, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York; President of Maternal-Fetal Medicine Associates and Carnegie Imaging for Women, New York, New York

John T. Repke, MD
University Professor and Chairman, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Penn State University College of Medicine; Obstetrician-Gynecologist-in-Chief, the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania

Learning Objectives
After completing this activity, the physician should be better able to:
1. Identify women at high risk of developing preeclampsia.
2. Recognize the difference between chronic hypertension, gestational nonproteinuric hypertension, and preeclampsia.
3. Understand the pathophysiology of preeclampsia.
4. Confirm the diagnosis of preeclampsia.
5. Distinguish between mild and severe preeclampsia.
6. Review risks of preeclampsia to both mother and fetus.

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