Mayo Clin Proc 2021 Jul 8. Epub 2021 Jul 8.
Keele Cardiovascular Research Group, School of Medicine, Keele University, Staffordshire, United Kingdom; The Heart Centre, University Hospital of North Midlands, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom.
Objective: To assess the temporal trends, characteristics and comorbidities, and in-hospital cardiovascular and obstetric complications and outcomes of pregnant women with current or historical cancer diagnosis at the time of admission for delivery.
Methods: We analyzed delivery hospitalizations with or without current or historical cancer between January 1, 2004, and December 31, 2014, from the US National Inpatient Sample database.
Results: We included 43,132,097 delivery hospitalizations with no cancer, 39,118 with current cancer, and 67,336 with historical diagnosis of cancer. Read More