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Blood pressure self-monitoring in pregnancy: examining feasibility in a prospective cohort study

Abstract:
Background

Raised blood pressure (BP) affects approximately 10% of pregnancies worldwide, and a high proportion of affected women develop pre-eclampsia. This study aimed to evaluate the feasibility of self-monitoring of BP in pregnancy in women at higher risk of pre-eclampsia.

Methods

This prospective cohort study of self-monitoring BP in pregnancy was carried out in two hospital trusts in Birmingham and Oxford and thirteen primary care practices in Oxfordshire. Eligi...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1186/s12884-017-1605-0

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care; Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
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ORCID:
0000-0001-6544-8066
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care; Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care; Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care; Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
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Grant:
School of Primary Care Research (SPCR) 171; Professorship (NIHR-RP-02-12-015)
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth Journal website
Volume:
17
Pages:
Article: 442
Publication date:
2017-12-28
DOI:
EISSN:
1471-2393
ISSN:
1471-2393
Pubs id:
pubs:817629
URN:
uri:b54934ca-4293-4153-984b-cdb38b2dc4da
UUID:
uuid:b54934ca-4293-4153-984b-cdb38b2dc4da
Local pid:
pubs:817629
Language:
English
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