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January 18, 2021
MBRRACE report 2020 Infographic

MBRRACE Report 2020 now published

Each year the MBRRACE report ” Saving Lives, Improving Mothers’ Care”   looks at maternal mortality in the previous trimester. It is extremely important in the UK […]
December 9, 2020

DATE for your DIARY APEC Expert meeting 2021 4th November

“amazing” “thought – provoking” “brilliant” Following the wonderful feedback from this years hugely successful day we have already got a note in our diaries for 2021 […]
November 30, 2020

The WILL Trial – an update

The WILL trial aims to investigate the clinical effectiveness and cost-consequences of planned early term delivery at 38+0 to 38+3 weeks’ gestation, compared with expectant care at term […]
November 26, 2020

Let’s Talk Aspirin – new survey launched for midwives

Low dose aspirin is now widely prescribed to women at risk of pre-eclampsia to reduce their risk of developing the disease. However, we know that some […]
November 9, 2020

London Landmarks Half Marathon 2021

This brilliant event is set to be even more special in 2021. We have some charity places! Fancy being a part of the APEC team? Find […]
September 29, 2020

Annual Expert Meeting 2020

Speakers included Kemi Badenoch MP and MBRRACE’s Prof Marian Knight. This year like so many other conferences and large meetings the annual expert meeting was held […]
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
Aspirin for pre-eclampsia prevention

New APEC short film about taking aspirin in pregnancy

Many women are asked to take aspirin if they are at risk of pre-eclampsia. We have made a new film to answer some of your questions. […]
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 […]