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Published: 11 Oct 2018

Independent Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Review

The Call for Evidence for the Independent Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Review is now open

The purpose of the Review is to make recommendations for improving the healthcare system’s ability to respond where concerns have been raised about the safety of clinical interventions be they medicines or medical devices.
The Review will specifically be looking at:

  • Primodos and other Hormone Pregnancy Tests
  • Sodium valproate and other valproate medications for women of child bearing age
  • Synthetic mesh for use in abdominal and vaginal pelvic mesh procedures

The deadline for submissions is Wednesday 24 October 2018


Topic proposals needed for MBRRACE-UK confidential enquiries

MBRRACE-UK are seeking proposals for new confidential enquiry topics for severe maternal morbidity, and perinatal morbidity and mortality. The confidential enquiries involve review of cases against national guidelines and standards to assess the quality of care women and their babies received.

The deadline for submission is 30 November 2018.