Antihypertensive Therapy for Mild Chronic Hypertension during Pregnancy: A Pragmatic Multicenter Randomized Trial (CHAP Project)


NIH's National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI); Subcontract to the University of Alabama at Birmingham

Principal Investigator

Dr. Kim Boggess, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Project Run Dates

10/1/2014 - 11/30/2017



The purpose of this study is to evaluate whether a blood pressure treatment strategy during pregnancy to achieve targets that are recommended for non-pregnant adults (<140/90 mmHg) compared to usual care (no treatment unless BP is severe) is effective and safe.


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