February 10, 2017

MATERNAL DEATHS IN THE UK; PRE-ECLAMPSIA DEATHS ARE AVOIDABLE SAYS COMMENT IN THE LANCET

  Pregnancy in the UK has never been safer conclude authors of a comment piece published in The Lancet this week.* Prof Andrew Shennan and Prof […]
January 20, 2017
Understanding Pre-eclampsia

APEC Founders publish new book: Understanding pre-eclampsia: A guide for parents and midwives

In 1992 APEC founders Professor Chris Redman and Isabel Walker co-wrote the ground-breaking book Pre-eclampsia: The Facts. Published by Oxford University Press just months before the […]
December 7, 2016

One in a Million – UK Death rate from Pre-eclampsia falls to all time low.

Action on Pre-eclampsia has welcomed the record fall in the death rate from Pre-eclampsia to less than 1 in a million pregnancies in the United Kingdom […]
November 7, 2016
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Had pre-eclampsia, HELLP or High Blood Pressure in pregnancy? Join the Pre-eclampsia Registry and help with worldwide research

APEC CEO Marcus Green recently took some time out of his summer holiday to visit the Pre-eclampsia Foundation in Florida, a larger organisation than APEC, but […]
November 7, 2016
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Cradle VSA Blood Pressure Monitor now available through APEC

£20.00 + £2.85 p&p (UK only – international rates available) The world’s first medical device to detect shock and high blood pressure in pregnant women could […]
September 16, 2016
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Another successful APEC study day on Pre-eclampsia

The APEC team visited Birmingham on 15th September to deliver another informative and educational day for midwives and student midwives. We had some great feedback and […]
September 1, 2016
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Pre-eclampsia in the headlines

A Cambridge couple share their heartbreak after losing their baby to pre-eclampsia. APEC’s Marcus Green discusses the need for better education on recognising the signs of pre-eclampsia […]
September 18, 2015
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APEC Manchester study day

On Thursday 17th September we held another study day in Manchester at the Hilton Doubletree. The day was a great success with fantastic feedback from speakers and […]
July 22, 2015
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APEC Chairman, Professor Andy Shennan and team nominated for prestigious innovation award

APEC is delighted to announce that the Microlife CRADLE VSA device has been nominated (from more than 500 innovations, from over fifty countries around the world), […]