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November 11, 2021

United Kingdom’s Confidential Enquiry into Maternal Deaths new report (MBRRACE): nothing has changed.

MBRRACE-UK is pleased to announce the publication on the 11th November 2021 of the MBRRACE-UK Saving Lives, Improving Mothers’ Care report for 2021. The United Kingdom’s […]
November 9, 2021

New Charities Minister lends his support to the Pregnancy & Babies Charities Network’s new manifesto.

Action on pre-eclampsia were delighted to be able to share the new  Pregnancy & Babies Charities Network (PBCN)’s updated 2021 manifesto with Nigel Huddleston, MP for […]
November 1, 2021

The RIDE LONDON 100k cycling event is back for 2022 and we have places!

London’s ‘Marathon on wheels’ is back for 2022! Ride London is back on 29th May 2022 and will be a prestigious 100-mile cycle ride starting and […]
October 14, 2021

APEC’s BIG GIVE Christmas Fundraiser 2021

We are absolutely delighted to tell you APEC’s Christmas Fundraiser 2021 will be in partnership with #TheBigGive #ChristmasChallenge2021 This means all donations received during Christmas Challenge […]
July 26, 2021

APEC Annual Expert Meeting 2021 – Thank you to all speakers and delegates.

All with an interest in pre-eclampsia were welcome to attend this year’s meeting. 2021’s Meeting was once again online. Date: 4th November 2021 Time: 10:00 -12:00 […]
October 27, 2021

JCVI urge a focus on providing clear information on covid vaccine for pregnant women

Members of the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) have suggested a focus on reaching pregnant women with information on vaccine safety  only about 15% in […]
October 27, 2021
Reducing maternal deaths from hypertensive disorders

APEC Statement on PlGF Implementation in Wales

“PlGF testing is now embedded in maternity care in England. It’s a massively useful tool which saves the NHS money, saves worry for patients and means […]
October 20, 2021

APEC Co-authors on new Phoenix Trial analysis article

Along with APEC Colleagues, Marcus Green was a co-author on the article Factors influencing perinatal outcomes in women with preterm pre-eclampsia: a secondary analysis of the […]
October 5, 2021
APEC International

Women’s attitudes, beliefs and values about tests, and management for hypertensive disorders of pregnancy

A new paper has just been released on a study asking women for their views on testing and management of hypertensive disorders. It is a collaborative […]
October 5, 2021

The Pre-eclampsia Registry

Part of an initiative by the Pre-eclampsia Foundation in the US, The Pre-eclampsia Registry, aims to create a partnership between women who have had pre-eclampsia and […]
October 4, 2021

Thank you to our London Marathon runners 2021

We want to say an enormous THANK YOU to our London Marathon 2021 runners & everyone who has supported them! It was such a difficult one […]
September 29, 2021

The Phoebe Study – a summary

Women with underlying problems in this system are more likely to get Pre-eclampsia. Pre-eclampsia is worse in women who get it early in the pregnancy (before […]
August 25, 2021

Catch APEC on the ITV NEWS: 6:30 pm 25th August

Don’t miss the teatime news at 6:30. Continuing NEWS coverage about the pre-eclampsia test (PlGF) UK rollout, following Prof Andy Shennan’s appearance on GB News today. […]