Placental growth factor in suspected preterm pre‐eclampsia: a review of the evidence and practicalities of implementation

Despite extensive research, the pathophysiology and prevention of pre‐eclampsia remain elusive, diagnosis is challenging, and pre‐eclampsia remains associated with adverse maternal and perinatal outcomes. PlGF‐based testing is increasingly being implemented in clinical practice in several countries. This new review provides healthcare providers with an understanding of the evidence for PlGF‐based testing and describes the practicalities and challenges to implementation.