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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Health workers’ experience of communicating the bad news to parents following a stillbirth at sub-national level in Uganda

Health workers’ experience of communicating the bad news to parents following a stillbirth at sub-national level in Uganda

Eric Ssegujja (1,2), Michelle Andipartin (3) (1) Makerere University School of Public Health, Kampala Uganda; (2) University of Western Cape, School of Public Health, South Africa; (3) University of Western Cape, Department of Psychology, South Africa essegujja@musph.ac.ug Background Losing a loved one due to stillbirth is a heartbreaking experience to parents and devastating to a health worker. Delivering news is every pregnant woman’s worst nightmare and a daunting task to

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