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Journal of the Korean Society of Pediatric Nephrology 2005;9(1): 8-14.
분당 차병원에서 출생한 신생아 혈압치 비교
이정선, 박신이, 박혜원, 김세현, 하태선, 이준호
1포천중문의과대학교 소아과학교실
2포천중문의과대학교 소아과학교실
3포천중문의과대학교 소아과학교실
4포천중문의과대학교 예방의학교실
5충북대학교 의과대학 소아과학교실
6포천중문의과대학교 소아과학교실
Blood Pressure of Healthy Newborns in the First Week of Life
Jung-Sun Lee, Shin-I Park, Hye-Won Park, Se-Hyun Kim, Tae-Sun Hah, Jun-Ho Lee
1Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Pochon CHA University
2Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Pochon CHA University
3Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Pochon CHA University
4Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Pochon CHA University
5Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Chungbuk National University
6Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Pochon CHA University
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ABSTRACT
Purpose : This study was peformed to study normative blood pressure data in full-term neonates that may be used to facilitate Identification of neonatal hypertension.
Methods : 383 newborns born in our hospital from May 2003 to January 2004 were enrolled in this study Using an oscillometric device(BP-88 NEXT, COLIN Corp.), their blood pressures were measured more than one time within a week after birth. According to each clinical variable such as sex, delivery mode, birth weight, gestational age and presence of maternal disease or perinatal problems, we divided the population into groups and calculated the mean blood pressures of each group. We compared mean blood pressures between the divided groups according to each clinical variable statistically.
Results : Mean systolic and diastolic blood pressure of the Population was 70.8$pm$ 10.9 mmHg and 43.4 $pm$ 8.0 mmHg, respectively. There was no satistically significant difference in blood pressure according to clinical variables. Mean systolic pressure showed positive correlation with birth weight and gestational age(r=0.1420, 0.03130).
Conclusion : Our results are almost in agreement with Zubrow's data from 695 newborns in U.S.A, 1995. Our data may be helpful for early detection and management of neonatal hypertension, thereby maintaining renal function ,and preventing possible complications of renal disease.
Key words: Blood pressure | Newborn | Hypertension | Delivery mode
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