CPG No. 15: Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy

A summary of the research literature on the screening, diagnosis and management of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy within the context of midwifery care in Ontario.



CPG Summary: Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy Summary

The CPG summary offers convenient access to some of the most essential content of the full CPG. For a complete analysis of the research relevant to HDP and midwifery practice, along with citations, please refer to the full guideline above.


Mobile app: HDP Resource for Midwives.

Download to your Android or iOs device for an overview of major midwifery-related aspects of the prevention, detection and management of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy.


Client handout: What are Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy?

An overview of preeclampsia, hypertension and how it affects pregnancy and birth. This client resource is also available in five other languages.