CPG No.15: Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy

A review of the research literature on screening, diagnosis and management of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy.

This CPG uses the Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development and Evaluation (GRADE) methodology for guideline development. The GRADE tables describe how evidence informed the recommendation statements.

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Low-dose ASA Indications in Pregnancy: Resource for Midwives

An overview of indications for low-dose ASA for preeclampsia prevention from SOGC, NICE and ACOG guidelines for reference when screening clients in early pregnancy.


Mobile app: HDP Resource for Midwives.

Get easy access to content from AOM GBS guidelines on the go. Available on the App Store and Google Play.


Client handout: Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy: What do I need to know?

A resource for clients that describes hypertensive disorders of pregnancy and what to expect if they develop HDP.

This resource is available in French, Spanish, Farsi, Arabic, Portuguese and Simplified Chinese.


Low-dose Aspirin in Pregnancy: FAQ for Clients  

A resource for clients that answers some commonly asked questions about low-dose aspirin in pregnancy for preeclampsia prevention.

Preeclampsia infographic for clients

A visual resource for clients providing a brief summary of information about preeclampsia.