Priority 18 from the Hyperemesis Gravidarum PSP

UNCERTAINTY: What is the most effective IV rehydration regime; which solution in what quantity over what time period and how frequently? Does regular rehydration improve symptoms/outcomes/quality of life? (JLA PSP Priority 18)
Overall ranking 18
JLA question ID 0090/18
Explanatory note Not available for this PSP

Lack of clear studies, current recommendations in guidelines from low level evidence.

Health Research Classification System category Reproductive health and childbirth
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples Is there a difference between different electrolyte infusions? ~ What is the best IV fluid regimen in women with HG? ~ How effective is rapid rehydration as an outpatient treatment?
Submitted by Patients x 12 ~ Healthcare professionals x 7 ~ Carers 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