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Pregnancy and preeclampsia: diagnosis and management

Edited by:
Jonathan Slaughter, Nationwide Children's Hospital/The Ohio State University, USA


Submission Status: Open   |   Submission Deadline: 1 September 2024 


Maternal Health, Neonatology and Perinatology is calling for submissions to our collection on Pregnancy and preeclampsia: diagnosis and management. 

This Collection supports and amplifies research related to SDG 3.

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About the collection

Maternal Health, Neonatology and Perinatology is calling for submissions to our collection on Pregnancy and preeclampsia: diagnosis and management. Preeclampsia is defined as the new onset of hypertension, signs of kidney, including proteinuria, or other organ damages during pregnancy, typically after 20 weeks of gestation. Preeclampsia occurs in 2-8% of pregnancies leading to worldwide maternal and fetal morbidity and mortality. Despite its impact, early-stage diagnosis and/or prevention measures are limited.  Delivery and supportive care remain the principal treatments. This article collection welcomes manuscripts on preeclampsia including but not limited to novel measures to manage preeclampsia related mortality. 

  1. Platelets are pivotal players in the pathophysiology of pre-eclampsia, with observed lower counts in affected individuals compared to normotensive counterparts. Despite advancements, the elusive cause of pre-e...

    Authors: Patience Ijeoma Udeh, Ayokunle Moses Olumodeji, Taiwo Olufunmilayo Kuye-Kuku, Oluwaseun Olubowale Orekoya, Olufemi Ayanbode and Adetokunbo Olusegun Fabamwo
    Citation: Maternal Health, Neonatology and Perinatology 2024 10:5

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This Collection welcomes submission of Research Articles, Review Articles, Case Reports, Study Protocols, and Database Articles. Before submitting your manuscript, please ensure you have read our submission guidelines. Articles for this Collection should be submitted via our submission system, Snapp. During the submission process you will be asked whether you are submitting to a Collection, please select "Pregnancy and preeclampsia: diagnosis and management" from the dropdown menu.

Articles will undergo the journal’s standard peer-review process and are subject to all of the journal’s standard policies, including those pertaining to Collections. Articles will be added to the Collection as they are published.

The Editor has no competing interests with the submissions which he handles through the peer review process. The peer review of any submissions for which the Editor have competing interests is handled by another Editorial Board Member who has no competing interests.