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Effect of selenium on markers of risk of pre-eclampsia in UK pregnant women: A randomised, controlled pilot trial

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Pre-eclampsia is a serious hypertensive condition of pregnancy associated with high maternal and fetal morbidity and mortality. Se intake or status has been linked to the occurrence of pre-eclampsia by our own work and that of others. We hypothesised that a small increase in the Se intake of UK pregnant women of inadequate Se status would protect against the risk of pre-eclampsia, as assessed by biomarkers of pre-eclampsia. In a double-blind, placebo-controlled, pilot trial, we randomised 230...

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10.1017/S0007114514000531

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Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Journal:
British Journal of Nutrition
Volume:
112
Issue:
1
Pages:
99-111
Publication date:
2014-07-14
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EISSN:
1475-2662
ISSN:
0007-1145
URN:
uuid:dfb00c69-4d82-4dcd-864e-5a0b2332ba8c
Source identifiers:
473851
Local pid:
pubs:473851

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