Dr. Marvin Moser from the Yale School of Medicine moderated the topic "Hypertension in Pregnancy" with Drs. Phyllis August from Cornell Weill Medical College, and Vesna Garovic and Carl Rose from the Mayo Clinic, participating.
The discussion focused primarily on:
- The definition of elevated blood pressure in pregnancy;
- indications for therapy;
- indications for interruption of pregnancy;
- timing of treatment of hypertension during pregnancy; and
- the drugs of choice for treatment of hypertension in pregnancy.
[Published online ahead of print November 23, 2013.]
(Med Roundtable Cardiovasc Ed. 2013;4(1):e18–e24)
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