[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/1141570]
Brief description Women with preeclampsia, the “high blood pressure disease of pregnancy” also have at least double the long-term risk of the biggest killers of Australian women, heart attacks and stroke. This research program aims to (a) identify high-risk women in the first year after preeclampsia (b) develop educational programs for patients and doctors to increase understanding of long-term risks of and promote appropriate follow-up (c) trial potential treatments to reduce long-term risk.
Funding Amount $AUD 193,596.68
Funding Scheme Early Career Fellowships
Health Professional Research ECF