Table 1.

Demographic and clinical characteristics (n=50)

CharacteristicPreeclampsiaControlP Value
Age (yr), mean±SD30.6±5.330.6±5.6>0.99
Body mass index (kg/m2), mean±SD32.3±7.725.2±4.40.002
Race, n (%)0.26
 White22 (88)22 (88)
 Black1 (4)1 (4)
 Hispanic2 (8)0 (0)
 Asian0 (0)2 (8)
Private insurance, n (%)18 (72)23 (92)0.07
Married, n (%)20 (80)21 (84)0.71
Gravida, median (range)1 (1–6)2 (1–10)0.56
Parity, median (range)0 (0–5)1 (0–9)0.20
Gestational age (wk), mean±SD32.5±3.540.3±0.9<0.001
Birth weight (g), mean±SD1975±952.43540±359.4<0.001