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Course - Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy
Course Level: Senior
This course is part of a project that aims to reduce maternal mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa by providing specialty training in Obstetrics and Gynecology. This training will be provided in a partnership between high-income and low- and middle-income countries (LMIC).
We hope that you find the course useful in whatever role you play in the reduction of maternal mortality, and that together we will find a way to sustainably improve the lives women, children, and the people who care for them in Sub Saharan Africa.
The objective of this course for learners is to understand the various hypertensive disorders in pregnancy including how to manage and prevent their associated complications
The long term goal is for women in these countries to have increased access to the best obstetric and reproductive healthcare from highly trained OB/GYNs.
This course is aimed at improving your knowledge about hypertensive disorders in pregnancy.During the course you will go through the following seven Learning Units:1)Introduction;2)Gestational hypertension;3)Preeclampsia;4)Eclampsia;5)Chronic hypertension and superimposed preeclampsia;6)Healthcare systems;7)Clinical reasoning