Priority 15 from the Hyperemesis Gravidarum PSP

UNCERTAINTY: How can people with a history of, or significant risk factors for hyperemesis gravidarum be supported to plan for a pregnancy and does such planning improve outcomes? What should a pre-pregnancy plan contain? (JLA PSP Priority 15)
Overall ranking 15
JLA question ID 0090/15
Explanatory note Not available for this PSP

RCOG guidelines suggest possible benefit to prophylactic treatment but evidence is poor. No evidence for pre-pregnancy care plan.

Health Research Classification System category Reproductive health and childbirth
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples Planning for a second pregnancy can be very difficult. How can barriers be broken down for more women before pregnancy? ~ How can we better support women who are terrified to have another child? 
Submitted by Patients x 24 ~ Healthcare professionals x 2 ~ Carers x 2 ~ Offspring x 5 ~ Unknown x 1
PSP information
PSP unique ID 0090
PSP name Hyperemesis Gravidarum
Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP. 65  (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
Date of priority setting workshop 9 October 2019