Adverse Outcomes in Maternity Care book cover

Adverse Outcomes in Maternity Care

Implications for Practice, Applying the Recommendations of the Confidential Enquiries

This U.K. book's key findings and recommendations of the Confidential Enquiries are summarized in a clear, simple and accessible way, emphasizing the implications for clinical practice.

Paperback, 160 Pages

Published: June 2004

Imprint: Books For Midwives

ISBN: 978-0-7506-8789-8

Contents

  • Chapter 1
    Introduction
    Local national and international trends in perinatal and infant mortality
    History of the Confidential Enquiries
    Work of CESDI, CEMD, and CNST
    Past programmes of the confidential Enquiries
    Future programmes.

    Chapter 2
    Introduction
    Antenatal care
    Trends in stillbirths within England Wales and Northern Ireland
    The antenatal stillbirth Confidential Enquiries
    Suboptimal factors
    Recommendations
    Paediatric Post mortems

    Chapter 3
    Introduction
    Intrapartum care
    The intrapartum Confidential Enquiries.
    Suboptimal factors
    Recommendations

    Chapter 4
    Introduction
    Neonatal care
    Survival rates of premature babies
    Project 27 - 28 Confidential Enquiries
    Suboptimal factors
    Recommendations


    Chapter 5
    Introduction
    Rare adverse advents in maternity care
    Ruptured uterus
    Shoulder dystocia
    Breech birth
    Home birth
    Suboptimal factors
    Recommendations

    Chapter 6
    Introduction
    Sudden Unexplained deaths in Infancy
    SUDI Confidential Enquiries
    Suboptimal factors
    Recommendations

    Chapter 7
    Introduction
    Confidential Enquiries into maternal deaths
    Recurrent themes
    Suboptimal factors
    Recommendations

    Chapter 8
    Introduction
    Changing practice
    Clinical negligence scheme for trusts
    Clinical governance
    Organisational change
    Changing practice

    Chapter 9
    Conclusion
    Summary and statistics

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