Predicting Heart Disease using Pregnancy History

Last updated 29th Jun 2017 31 followers
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A pinboard by Amanda Markovitz

I'm a Doctor of Science candidate at Harvard University studying reproductive health & epidemiology


Pregnancy might act like a natural "stress test" to identify women at high risk for heart disease

If your doctor can learn a lot about your heart from having you exercise for 15 minutes during a cardiac stress test, imagine what they could learn from your response to 9 months of massive changes...