Diagnosis and Treatment of Hypertension and Pre-eclampsia in Pregnancy in New Zealand: A clinical practice guideline

Published online: 
29 August 2018
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Summary

This guideline provides an evidence-based summary of best practice for screening, diagnosing and treating hypertension and pre-eclampsia in pregnancy. This includes identifying women at risk, followed by early detection, treatment, and follow-up of hypertensive disorders in pregnancy to promote best clinical practice for these women and their infants.

The guideline was commissioned by the Ministry of Health with input from a multidisciplinary team.

The guideline is designed for health professionals to use to support clinical judgement, knowledge and expertise, and provide a consistent approach for management and treatment.

Publishing information

  • Date of publication:
    29 August 2018
  • ISBN:
    Online: 978-1-98-853968-3
  • HP number:
    6873
  • Citation:
    Ministry of Health. 2018. Diagnosis and Treatment of Hypertension and Pre-eclampsia in Pregnancy in New Zealand: A clincial practice guideline. Wellington: Ministry of Health.
  • Ordering information:
    Only soft copy available to download
  • Copyright status:
    Owned by the Ministry of Health and licensed for reuse under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Licence.
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