AIM Severe Hypertension Bundle: Resources
This page is home to the PNQIN AIM "Birth Equity Journey: Optimizing Management of Severe Hypertension" resources.
If you have resources from your hospital to share with other teams, feel free to email them to PNQINAdmin@pnqinma.org!
In the spirit of equity and respectful language, please review the following glossaries:
Health Equity Rounds Glossary, Boston Medical Center OBGYN ( shared with permission, written by Elise Mary Lynch MD, Tejumola Adegoke, MD, Carolyn Smith-Lin)
Glossary for Cultural Transformation, created by Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, and Boston University Medical Group
PAPERS and DATA:
Ford, Nicole D., et al. "Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy and Mortality at Delivery Hospitalization — United States, 2017–2019." Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (2022).
Lowell General Hospital Policy and Procedure Manual for Management of Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy
Note from LGH: "We asked all providers, nurses, and techs to read and sign as a form of education to meet the TJC OB standards."
Blood Pressure Management (New England Journal of Medicine)