Cookies on this website
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you click 'Continue' we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies and you won't see this message again. Click 'Find out more' for information on how to change your cookie settings.

Maria Coates

Letters after your name

  • Trials Administrator

I am currently providing administrative support for clinical trials in the Cardiovascular and Renal Theme in the Clinical Trials Unit.

BUMP is the main trial I am working on.  The research is based on raised blood pressure (BP) in pregnancy.  Raised BP affects 10% of pregnancies worldwide, of which a high proportion develop pre-eclampsia.  Around 15% of maternal mortality is due to pre-eclampsia, so early detection and prevention is paramount.  Self-monitoring of BP in pregnancy could improve the detection of gestational hypertensive disorders including pre-eclampsia.

False False