Hypertension in Pregnancy (HIP) Initiative
hypertension, pregnancy complications, preeclampsia, eclampsia, postpartum hypertension
Diagnosis | Female Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications | Medicine and Health Sciences | Obstetrics and Gynecology
Speaker: Karen Harris, MD, MPH
Program Director Ob/Gyn
Purpose: This enduring material is designed to examine the recognition and management of obstetric hypertension.
Target Audience: This activity is designed for Physicians and Residents at HCA GME Hospitals.
Format: This presentation was pre-recorded for HCA GME National Grand Rounds Series.
Educational Objectives: Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:
Ø Discuss maternal morbidity and mortality associated with Preeclampsia.
Ø Examine diagnostic indicators of Preeclampsia including atypical presentations.
Ø Examine best practice strategies for managing maternal hypertension.
Ø Discuss the occurrence of late onset postpartum hypertension/eclampsia.
Accreditation: HCA Graduate Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit: HCA Graduate Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of .50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure: HCA Graduate Medical Education is committed to providing CME that is balanced, objective, and evidence-based. In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Accreditation Requirements and Standards, all parties involved in content development are required to disclose any relevant conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. HCA Graduate Medical Education has established mechanisms to resolve conflicts of interest should they arise. The disclosure summary follows:
Bruce Deighton, PhD, Course Director: No Conflicts
Jessica Wells, Course Co-Director: No Conflicts
Karen Harris, MD, MPH, Speaker: No Conflicts
Beverly Upchurch, Education Manager: No Conflicts
Jonathan Snider, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Chris Roe, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Release Date: August 21, 2019
Expiration Date: August 21, 2021
Harris, Karen E. MD, "Hypertension in Pregnancy (HIP) Initiative" (2019). Obstetrics & Gynecology. 5.