Either to replace BP measurements on the day of a clinic or so that BP measurements may be done more frequently.
Provides an easy to use system for women, many of whom already informally self-monitor.
Provides advice on what a woman should do depending on her BP levels.
Women with chronic hypertension, gestational hypertension, pre-eclampsia
Women determined as high or moderate risk by NICE guidelines (see below)
All pregnant women (including those who may need to self-isolate for a period)
*NICE guideline [NG133] “Hypertension in pregnancy:diagnosis and management” published June 2019: www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ng133
Provides women with advice about blood pressure levels.
Self- monitoring gives pregnant women greater control of their pregnancy care while potentially reducing the need for face-to-face clinic visits
Helps mums-to-be self-monitor blood pressure to protect themselves and their baby.
Provides an easy to use and uniform monitoring system for healthcare professionals.
Reduces face-to-face contact to reduce risk associated with COVID-19 infection.
All patient data is de-identified and anonymised, securely stored on the cloud as a completely isolated instance with rigorous data security and privacy measures.
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Cairns AE, Tucker KL, Leeson P, Mackillop LH, Santos M, Velardo C, et al. Self-Management of Postnatal Hypertension: The SNAP-HT Trial. Hypertension. 2018.
Tucker KL, Taylor KS, Crawford C, Hodgkinson JA, Bankhead C, Carver T, et al. Blood pressure self-monitoring in pregnancy: examining feasibility in a prospective cohort study. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2017; 17(1):442.
Hinton L, Tucker KL, Greenfield SM, Hodgkinson JA, Mackillop L, McCourt C, et al.Blood pressure self-monitoring in pregnancy (BuMP) feasibility study; a qualitative analysis of women's experiences of self-monitoring. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2017; 17(1):427.
Hypertension in pregnancy: diagnosis and management NICE guideline [NG133] Published date: 25 June 2019 https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ng133
‘Self-monitoring of blood pressure in pregnancy Information for healthcare professionals Version 1’: Published Monday 30 March 2020 Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists - https://www.rcog.org.uk/globalassets/ documents/guidelines/2020-03-30-self-monitoring-of-blood-pressure-in-pregnancy.pdf