Table 6.

Summary of meta-regression of nephritis and adverse pregnancy outcomes

Y-VariableMeta-Regression (X)
Active NephritisHistory of Nephritis
Estimate (95% CI)PEstimate (95% CI)P
Induced abortion rate0.0508 (−0.0863, 0.1878)0.4120.0480 (−0.0426, 0.1385)0.269
Spontaneous abortions0.0604 (−0.1352, 0.2560)0.5070.0324 (−0.0772, 0.1420)0.540
Stillbirths0.0193 (−0.0510, 0.0896)0.544−0.0183 (−0.0754, 0.0387)0.506
Neonatal death rate0.0496 (−0.0296, 0.1289)0.1630.0312 (−0.0091, 0.0715)0.136
Unsuccessful pregnancy0.0502 (−0.1706, 0.2709)0.6220.0041 (−0.1200, 0.1282)0.943
IUGR rate−0.0855 (−0.3115, 0.1405)0.457−0.087 (−0.1450, 0.1277)0.892
Premature birth rate0.4261 (0.0627, 0.7896)0.0200.1717 (−0.0462, 0.3896)0.111
Hypertension rate0.5379 (0.2647, 0.8112)<0.0010.2931 (0.1763, 0.4009)<0.001
Preeclampsia0.1055 (−0.1237, 0.3348)0.3280.1352 (0.0176, 0.2528)0.017
Eclampsia0.0174 (−0.0423, 0.0772)0.2520.0174 (−0.0423, 0.0772)0.252