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March 18, 2022

Join in our Birthday Fundraiser – £30k for 30 years!

Celebrate our 30th birthday with us by joining in with one of our 3 challenges! We are running events in April, May and June to celebrate […]
May 16, 2022

Review into Pre-eclampsia care published

Researchers from King’s College London Professor Laura Magee, Professor Kypros Nicolaides, and Professor Peter von Dadelszen, have provided a state-of-the-art summary of current knowledge of, and […]
May 11, 2022

“Healthy Mum, Healthy Baby, Healthy Future: Report Sets out Vision to Deliver Safe, Effective and Accessible Medicines for use in Pregnancy”

APEC have echoed the sentiment expressed in a new report out today that more Action is needed on Maternal Medicines. Healthy Mum, Healthy Baby, Healthy Future: […]
May 4, 2022

World Pre-eclampsia day 2022

As part of this global awareness day, there are many ways you can join in the conversation about pre-eclampsia and help raise awareness. What’s happening? ‘TwitterChat’ […]
May 4, 2022

Blood-pressure self-monitoring in pregnancy – results of BUMP 1 and BUMP 2 trials published today

Self-monitoring of blood pressure has become increasingly common among pregnant women in recent years, particularly since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic which led to a […]
April 28, 2022

Planned delivery or expectant management in pre-eclampsia: an individual participant data meta-analysis

The results of this important study in which APEC CEO Marcus Green was a co-author are now available. The study concluded planned early delivery in women […]
April 26, 2022
NHS Long Term Plan – Summary for Maternal and Neonatal Care

Pre-eclampsia in Art for World PE Day 2022

What does Pre-eclampsia mean to you? Have you or someone close to you experienced it? Do you look after people who have or have had pre-eclampsia? […]
April 20, 2022

PlGF test postcode lottery makes the headlines in Scotland

PlGF tests are new blood tests clinicians can use to predict if a baby needs to be delivered due to pre-eclampsia in the late stages of […]
April 20, 2022

Happy Birthday APEC – front page news!

APEC were delighted be gracing the cover of their local newspaper to kick of 3 months of fundraising for the charity’s 30th birthday! The Evesham Observer’s […]
April 4, 2022
Cradle VSA

Cradle VSA Microlife Blood Pressure monitors in stock for individual and bulk orders.

The Cradle VSA is the world’s first medical device to detect shock and high blood pressure in pregnant women and could cut maternal deaths in developing […]
April 4, 2022

Phoenix Trial – Two‐year follow‐up published in BJOG today

The two‐year follow‐up of infant and maternal outcomes after planned early delivery or expectant management for late preterm pre‐eclampsia (PHOENIX): a randomised controlled trial has just […]
March 30, 2022

Ockenden report published

The Ockenden report is out today after painstaking work by Donna Ockenden and her team examining care at The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust. It […]
March 28, 2022

What is it like to run the London Marathon for APEC?

We held a Q/A with APEC Marathon runner, veteran and legend Ron Romano! Running and Instagram/podcast legend Ron ran London 2019 for APEC and has also […]