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Table 2 General characteristics of women with HDPs

From: Adherence to drug therapy for hypertensive disorders of pregnancy: a cross-sectional survey

Variable nameFrequency (percentage)/median(P25 ~ P75)aN = 306
Type of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, n(%)
 Gestational hypertension47 (15.36)
 Chronic hypertension17 (5.56)
 Non-severe pre-eclampsia40 (13.07)
 Severe pre-eclampsia184 (60.13)
 Chronic hypertension superimposed severe pre-eclampsia18 (5.88)
Weeks of gestation at admission, n(%)
 28~91 (29.74)
 34~97 (31.70)
 37~118 (38.56)
Type of delivery, n(%)
 Eutocia10 (3.27)
 Caesarean293 (95.75)
 Induced labour3 (0.98)
Number of foetuses, n(%)
 Single257 (83.99)
 Twins49 (16.01)
The time from admission to delivery, n(%)
  < 24 h95 (31.05)
  ≥ 24 h211 (68.95)
Health insurance, n(%)
 No31 (10.13)
 Yes275 (89.87)
 Age, median(P25 ~ P75)30 (27 ~ 35)
 Parity, median(P25 ~ P75)0 (0 ~ 1)
 Number of abortions, median(P25 ~ P75)1 (0 ~ 2)
  1. Notes: HDPs hypertensive disorders of pregnancy
  2. a P25 representes the lower quartile, and P75 representes the upper quartile