Division of Clinical Research and Training

Early detection of hypertension during pregnancy using increased frequency of blood pressure monitoring and information technology: A single group, prospective observational pilot study

Medical Informatics
Project Lead
Dr. Abijeet V Waghmare, Dr. Tony D S Raj, Dr. Kedar Radhakrishna
Source of Funding
Maternal Health Young Professionals (MHYP) India - Mentoring Program, Maternal Health Task Force, Boston, USA

The objective of this study is to assess usefulness of innovative technology for more frequent home-based BP monitoring in early detection of hypertension during pregnancy at the Community Health Training Centre (CHTC), Mugalur, which is a rural outreach center managed by Community Medicine department of St. John’s Medical College, Bangalore, India.