Priority 3 from the Blood Pressure in Pregnancy PSP

UNCERTAINTY: What is the best screening test for pre-eclampsia? (JLA PSP Priority 3)
Overall ranking 3
JLA question ID 0099/3
Explanatory note Not available for this PSP

Preeclampsia Screening: Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the US Preventive Services Task Force.Henderson JT, Thompson JH, Burda BU, Cantor A.JAMA. 2017 Apr 25;317(16):1668-1683. doi: 10.1001/jama.2016.18315. Review.PMID:28444285 

Serum screening with Down's syndrome markers to predict pre-eclampsia and small for gestational age: systematic review and meta-analysis.Morris RK1, Cnossen JS, Langejans M, Robson SC, Kleijnen J, Ter Riet G, Mol BW, van der Post JA, Khan KS. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2008 Aug 4;8:33. doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-8-33.

Health Research Classification System category  Reproductive health and childbirth
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples What screening is in place to predict preeclampsia? ~ What is the best way to screen women for high blood pressure in pregnancy? ~ Should all first time mothers be screened for symptoms? ~ What screening could help - eg I had HELLP but because my bp wasn´t raised it wasn´t identified early. Luckily my baby was ok but had clearly been growth restricted what is the best screening test for women who develop PE  ~ What is the best screening test most predictive of pre eclampsia in later pregnancy? ~ Indicators of someone who will develop PET pre/early pregnancy (with aim to prevent) 
Submitted by  4 women, 3 healthcare, 1 researcher
PSP information
PSP unique ID 0099
PSP name Blood Pressure in Pregnancy
Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.

50 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)

Date of priority setting workshop 20 June 2019