This course is a production of a recent live webinar held on 4th February 2021 by KCS which is the twenty-fourth series of COVID-19 related webinars intended for clinicians and other healthcare providers in Kenya regarding pregnancy and hypertension within the context of the pandemic.
The course objectives include:
1. Serving as an educational aid and reference material for clinicians as well as other healthcare workers on hypertension in pregnancy.
2. Disseminate information and knowledge to health care workers on preeclampsia, categories of hypertension in pregnancy (HDP), HDP and cardiovascular disease, thresholds for diagnosis and treatment targets, and the selection of drugs for HTN amongst others.
The course includes recorded videos in lecture style, videos of practical skills.