Chapter 5 - Nutrition and Pregnancy: Conditions and Interventions Learning Objectives • Define key words: chronic hypertension, gestational hypertension, , , gestational diabetes, shoulder dystocia, eclampsia and preeclampsia. • Describe three hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. • Describe preeclampsia and eclampsia. • Identify risk factors associated with the development of preeclampsia / eclampsia. • Recognize the systolic / diastolic blood pressure for normotensive and hypertensive states (mild and severe). • Describe the pathophysiology of preeclampsia (hypothesis discussed in class). • List the signs/ symptoms of preeclampsia / eclampsia. • Describe adverse maternal and infant outcomes associated with
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