September 2, 2020

APEC colleagues publish new review of PlGF in pre-eclampsia in BJOG

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 […]
August 21, 2020

APECi (APEC International) An update

The Inaugural Meeting of APEC International (APECi)  Victoria Falls, Zambia, was in February 2020 The team came from Zimbabwe, Zambia, Uganda, India, South Africa and the UK […]
July 20, 2020

Research priorities for pregnancy hypertension: a UK priority setting partnership now published

Research priorities for pregnancy hypertension: a UK priority setting partnership with the James Lind Alliance has now been published online by BMJ Open. APEC CEO Marcus […]
July 2, 2020

Bereavement Survey for parents relaunched after Covid-19 postponement

We want to ensure that bereavement care after a baby dies meets the needs of as many families as possible. We have found that very little […]
July 1, 2020

New study – Placental Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Preterm Pre-eclampsia

The placenta is an important organ for the baby in pregnancy, transferring oxygen and nutrients from the mother for growth and development. Placental dysfunction is thought […]
June 25, 2020
World Pre-Eclampsia Day Research

Continuing Care in COVID-19 Outbreak: A Global Survey of New and Expectant Parent Experiences

Researchers at Kings College London are working on two research projects which they are looking for volunteers to help with. “We are leading the UK arm […]
June 25, 2020
Low-Dose Aspirin For High-Risk Pregnancy

APEC piece on aspirin published in BJOG this week

Aspirin should be targeted to those who need it APEC CEO Marcus Green and Chair of Trustees Prof Andrew Shennan have written a short commentary piece […]
March 27, 2020

PlGF Testing in Scotland – an update

We continue to be concerned about the lack of take up of PlGF testing in Scotland and as a result of our recent discussions with policy […]
March 12, 2020

iPlacenta Research project launches new flyer

iPLACENTA is a major doctoral programme in Maternal and Fetal Health, supported by APEC and many others. The team are based at Dundee University and funded […]