Preeclampsia - What Are we Learning? (Part Two)

15m of CPD
Shaun Brennecke
04 May 2016

How would you feel if your birth plans were suddenly interrupted and you were forced to spend the rest of your pregnancy confined to a hospital bed? For women with preeclampsia, this is a stark reality they face. Join Professor Shaun Brennecke for part two of his two-part series on preeclampsia and learn how you can best support the woman and her partner/family through this critical disease of pregnancy.


Shaun Brennecke


Professor Shaun Brennecke is the Director, Department of Perinatal Medicine, and Head of its Pregnancy Research Centre at the Royal Women's Hospital, Melbourne. Professor Brennecke graduated from the University of Adelaide in 1978 and in 1984 he received a Doctorate of Philosophy degree from Oxford University, England for studies on the control of prostaglandins in the perinatal period. Professor Brennecke's clinical and research interests focus on aspects of Maternal Fetal Medicine, especially pre-eclampsia, fetal growth restriction, preterm labour, placental function, the endocrinology of human pregnancy and parturition, the assessment of fetal welfare, miscarriage and factors influencing perinatal morbidity and mortality. He has published over 170 clinical and research papers on these topics.


Nicole Mackin16 Jul 2018
Very informative.

Patricia Hurst31 May 2018
Excellent presentation . Comprehensive explanations

Arleta Roszkowski30 May 2018

Devika Nandanimala27 May 2018

Susan Mary Newey25 May 2018
Very impressive presentation from a skilled and sensitive obstetrician.

Phillipa Muzhingi25 May 2018
A very well informed topic which was well articulated.

Sandra Nowell24 May 2018
Interesting and well presented.

Rachel Dickens18 May 2018
Great follow on piece from part 1.

Sallianne Reed18 May 2018
excellent tutorial

Marcelle White15 May 2018
Great review and update.Impotant information for your Pt with severe pre eclampsia and future follow up

Mary conroy15 May 2018
Good presentation

Judy Applegarth06 May 2018
Concise and effective learning.

Sarah Peacock01 May 2018
Helpful thanks

Sarah Peacock01 May 2018
Helpful thankyou

Bronwyn chappel27 Apr 2018
This was an excellant video to watch.

Jacqueline Henshaw25 Apr 2018
thanks, insightful

Joanne Sheahan16 Apr 2018

Maree Findlay12 Apr 2018
Great information.

Ashleigh Ford08 Apr 2018
Informative and engaging

Leah Lochhead04 Apr 2018
informative and well presented

Jasmine Buchanan31 Mar 2018
The presenter was direct and informative.

Meghan Charleson21 Mar 2018
Great evidence based info

Anne Kinghorn06 Mar 2018
Great resource.

Kym Tyler26 Feb 2018
Great information.

Caroline Gray23 Feb 2018
Excellent. Well thought out and interesting

Kathryn Schirmer23 Feb 2018

Maureen Huggins22 Feb 2018
A reminder to liaise with families when planning care as it may not match their expectations

Philip jeffery18 Feb 2018
Clear and concise topic presentation

Geraldine luker13 Feb 2018
Much knowledge given, valuable to ensure skills are up to date.

joshua bold13 Feb 2018

Emma crawford14 Sep 2017
Very informative, easy to understand

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