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    • "The Familial Factor in Toxemia of Pregnancy" (1968), by Leon C. Chesley, et al. 

      Patel, Sarah
      In the 1950s and 1960s, researchers Leon Chesley, John Annitto, and Robert Cosgrove investigated the possible familial factor for the conditions of preeclampsia and eclampsia in pregnant women. Preeclampsia and eclampsia, ...
    • Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy (1978), by Leon Chesley 

      Patel, Sarah
      Leon Chesley published Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy in 1978 to outline major and common complications that occur during pregnancy and manifest in abnormally high blood pressures in pregnant women. The book was ...
    • Leon Chesley (1908-2000) 

      Patel, Sarah
      Leon Chesley studied hypertension, or high blood pressure, in pregnant women during the mid-twentieth century. Chesley studied preeclampsia and eclampsia, two hypertensive disorders found in approximately five percent of ...