The value of a teardrop alert system

The value of a teardrop alert system

N Ryan (1), AM Verling (1,2), NE Russell (1,2), K O’Donoghue (1,2,3) (1) Pregnancy Loss Research Group, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Cork, Ireland, (2) National Perinatal Epidemiology Centre (NPEC), University College Cork, Ireland, (3) The Irish Centre for Maternal and Child Health Research (INFANT), University College Cork, Ireland Introduction: In 2009, a “Teardrop Stillbirth Alert Symbol” was introduced in CUMH. This was placed on the woman’s paper clinical notes

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Identifying the educational needs of staff in the provision of bereavement care in a tertiary maternity hospital in Ireland

Identifying the educational needs of staff in the provision of bereavement care in a tertiary maternity hospital in Ireland

AM. Verling (1,2), T. O’Sullivan (1), I. San Lazaro Campillo (1,2), K. O’Donoghue (1,2,3) (1) Pregnancy Loss Research Group, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Cork, Ireland, (2) National Perinatal Epidemiology Centre (NPEC), University College Cork, Ireland, (3) The Irish Centre for Maternal and Child Health Research (INFANT), University College Cork, Ireland Background: Bereavement care is central to the provision of support in all maternity settings however, staff express fear and

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Development of a website for first trimester miscarriage

Development of a website for first trimester miscarriage

AM. Verling (1,3), R. Rice (1), C. Byrne (3), I. San Lazara Campillo (1,2), S. Meaney (1,2), K. O’Donoghue (1,2,3) (1) Pregnancy Loss Research Group, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Cork, Ireland, (2) National Perinatal Epidemiology Centre (NPEC), University College Cork, Ireland, (3) The Irish Centre for Maternal and Child Health Research (INFANT), University College Cork, Ireland Introduction It is estimated that one in four pregnancies result in a first

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