Table 1 Clinical characteristics of study subjects

From: The relationship between circulating tissue transglutaminase, soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase-1, soluble endoglin and vascular endothelial growth factor in pre-eclampsia

Parameter NT Mild PE Severe PE
Number of subjects 100 45 60
Maternal age (years) 30.32±4.53 30.30±3.02 31.07±4.62
Gestational age at blood sampling (weeks) 35.88±1.50 35.65±1.53 34.73±2.14
Gestational age at delivery (weeks) 38.42±0.21 36.37±0.24 34.16±0.64
BMI (kg m−2) 26.25±3.81 26.32±4.09 28.26±4.51
Systolic blood pressure (mm Hg) 114±9.55 149.30±4.76a 167.13±8.06a,b
Diastolic blood pressure (mm Hg) 73.80±6.32 95.80±5.27a 109.33±8.50a,b
Mean arterial pressure (mm Hg) 87.26±6.34 113.63±3.92a 127.94±7.49a,b
Proteinuria (g per 24 h) 1.73±1.21 4.63±2.43b
  1. Abbreviations: BMI, body mass index; NT, normotensive; PE, preeclampsia. Values are presented as means±s.e.m.
  2. aP<0.001 vs normotensive pregnant women.
  3. bP<0.001 vs mild PE pregnant women.