Priority 5 from the Blood Pressure in Pregnancy PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: What is the cause of pregnancy hypertension (including pre-eclampsia)? (JLA PSP Priority 5)
|JLA question ID
|Not available for this PSP
|Health Research Classification System category
|Reproductive health and childbirth
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
|What are the causes of high blood pressure in pregnancy ~ Why does it happen? ~ What are the causes ~ What causes high blood pressure in pregnancy when I have never had blood pressure problems in the past? ~ Why does it happen Why did I suffer with hypertension in my pregnancy? ~ When I do not smoke, drink, not overweight I am not over 35 and do not fit any of the 'types' that I was told would 'be likely' to have hypertension?
|27 women, 1 who knew a person/relative/friend with pregnancy hypertension, 6 healthcare, 2 researchers, 1 other
|PSP unique ID
|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