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RCOG statement on CPS actions

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From time to time sensitive issues arise that are of significant public interest and importance concerning our work. The RCOG takes a leading role in such debates, providing a forum where Fellows and Members can exchange views.

RCOG statement on new Lancet study exploring impact of smoke-free legislation on preterm birth and child health

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A new study published in The Lancet today suggests smoke-free legislation is associated with substantial reductions in preterm births and hospital attendance for asthma.

RCOG release: FIGO President discusses how to make labour safer for women worldwide

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Labour, birth and the immediate postnatal period is the most dangerous time for mothers and their newborn babies, and there is more that medical professionals need to do to help reduce mortality rates around the world, says FIGO President Professor Sir Sabaratnam Arulkumaran in his lecture today at the 2014 RCOG World Congress in Hyderabad, India.

RCOG release: Raising awareness of sepsis in pregnancy as a major global health problem

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More needs to done to identify and initiate treatment of sepsis in pregnant women to reduce maternal mortality, says Professor James Walker in his plenary lecture today at the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) World Congress in Hyderabad, India.

RCOG release: New guideline for managing thalassaemia in pregnancy announced at the RCOG World Congress in India

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New advice for clinicians on the management of women with thalassaemia in pregnancy, a condition that affects more than 70,000 babies worldwide each year, is published today (28 March) by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) and launched at the annual RCOG World Congress in Hyderabad, India.

RCOG release: RCOG World Congress in Hyderabad attracts record number of delegates

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The annual Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) World Congress takes place in the city of Hyderabad, India from Friday 28 – Sunday 30 March 2014 and will be the biggest international conference the College has held.

RCOG statement on the disposal of fetal remains

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The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) understands that there are concerns about the incineration of fetal remains in some trusts.

Editor-in-chief for JFPRHC

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The Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care (JFPRHC), owned by the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare (FSRH) of the RCOG and published by the BMJ Publishing Group, is looking to appoint an editor-in-chief.  For details on how to apply, click here. To view a copy of the job description, click here.

2016 Congress planning committee vacancies

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Enthusiastic Fellows and Members sought to join in the planning of the RCOG World Congress 2016.

RCOG release: New NHS England Women's Health Patient Safety Expert Group starts today

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Today is the first meeting of the new NHS England Women's Health Patient Safety Expert Group hosted by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG), which aims to improve safety for women and their babies receiving care across the UK.

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