Our findings support the treatment of pregnant women with chronic hypertension with a blood-pressure target of less than 140/90 mm Hg, including the continuation of their established antihypertensive therapy
ACOG recommends utilizing 140/90 as the threshold for initiation or titration of medical therapy for chronic hypertension in pregnancy, rather than the previously recommended threshold of 160/110
SMFM recommends treatment with antihypertensive therapy for mild chronic hypertension in pregnancy to a goal BP <140/90 mm Hg
Treatment for Mild Chronic Hypertension during Pregnancy
ACOG: Clinical Guidance for the Integration of the Findings of the Chronic Hypertension and Pregnancy (CHAP) Study
SMFM Statement: Antihypertensive therapy for mild chronic hypertension in pregnancy (The CHAP Trial)
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