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Early pregnancy loss: can we improve our practice?

Publication date: Saturday, 08 June 2013
Contributor(s): Dr Mathias Jacques Epee-Bekima, Mrs Caroline Elizabeth Overton

The majority of pregnancies progress successfully, but some result in a miscarriage or in an ectopic pregnancy. About two-thirds of the related maternal deaths are associated with substandard care due to late or missed diagnosis. Recent NICE guidelines aim to improve outcomes for women, and this article provides practical information on how the new recommendations impact on day-to-day practice in primary care.
Category: Editorial
Edition: WHJ-Online
Contributor(s): Dr Mathias Jacques Epee-Bekima, Mrs Caroline Elizabeth Overton

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