Pregnant woman hypertension also known as Pregnancy induced hypertension or gestational hypertension. It is defined as a clinical condition which is characterized by development of hypertension in pregnant woman. It mainly occurs after 20 weeks of gestation period in absence of proteinuria. In this case blood pressure goes beyond 140/90 mm/hg. Numbers of life threatening conditions increases for fetus due to gestational hypertension. Scholarly peer review is the process of subjecting an author's scholarly work, research, or ideas to the scrutiny of others who are experts in the same field, before a paper describing this work is published in a journal. The work may be accepted, considered acceptable with revisions, or rejected. Peer review requires a community of experts in a given (narrowly defined) field, who are qualified and able to perform reasonably impartial review.
Last date updated on September, 2014