Drugs During Pregnancy: Methodological Aspects 1st ed.

Abbreviations

ACE

Angiotensin converting enzyme

AGA

Birth weight adequate for gestational age

ADHD

Attention deficit hyperactivity diagnosis

ATC

Anatomical, therapeutic, chemical codes for drugs

BMI

Body mass index (weight in kg divided by squared height in meter)

d.f.

Degree of freedom

FAS

Fetal alcohol syndrome

FDA

Food and Drug Administration, USA.

HELLP

Hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, low platelet count

ICD

International classification of diseases and related health problems

IVF

In vitro fertilization

LGA

Birth weight large for gestational age

LMP

Last menstrual period

NVP

Nausea and vomiting in pregnancy

OR

Odds ratio

PAS

Pulmonary adaption disturbances

PPHN

Persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn

p-value

Probability that the observed effect is random

SGA

Birth weight small for gestational age

SNRI

Serotonin and noradrenaline reuptake inhibitor antidepressant

SSRI

Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressant

TCA

Tricyclic antidepressant

TGV

Transposition of the great vessels

TIS

Teratology information system

TTP

Time to pregnancy

95 % CI

95 % confidence interval


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