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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 6, 2020
Driving after eclampsia

Driving after eclampsia

Surgical Registrar Dr Zoe Barber contacted APEC when her driver’s licence was suspended for six months after she suffered an eclamptic seizure following the birth of […]
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 […]
July 1, 2020
APEC Lottery

Be a part of our brand new flutter for fun weekly draw!

Like many charities, we have suffered a big drop in income due to the pandemic and have had to be creative with our fundraising. We are […]
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 […]
May 22, 2020

22nd May: World Pre-eclampsia day: A blog from Dr Jenny Myers, St Mary’s Hospital, Manchester

APEC colleague Dr Jenny Myers has met six women with pre-eclampsia; this week, “a pretty standard week for me at the Manchester Maternal & Fetal Health […]
May 20, 2020

Astryd’s Choice now available on our YouTube Channel

Astryd’s choice is a new short film depicting some of the barriers faced by many pregnant women in low resource settings. Astryd’s Choice was made as […]