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BJOG release: Younger mothers and older mothers are at a higher risk of adverse delivery outcomes, suggests new study
Younger mothers are at a higher risk of preterm birth while older mothers are more likely to have a caesarean section, suggests a new study published today in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.  
International Day to End Obstetric Fistula
This Friday is UNFPA International Day to End Obstetric Fistula. Obstetric fistula is almost entirely preventable and indeed, in the UK, as in most industrialised countries, it has been all but eliminated and many people won’t be familiar with it.
RCOG statement: New BJOG study suggests folic acid supplementation pre-conception can reduce SGA risk
A new study published today (26 November) in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology suggests pre-conceptual folic acid supplementation significantly reduces the risk of small for gestational age (SGA) at birth.
RCOG announcement: New BJOG App launched for quick and easy access to the journal
Content from BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology is now available though a new App enabling users to keep up to date with the latest research in obstetrics and gynaecology. 
BJOG release: New study says errors are reducing the effectiveness of anti-D injections in the prevention of Rhesus disease
Too many clinical errors are occurring with the requesting and administration of anti-D prophylaxis to prevent Rhesus Haemolytic Disease of the Fetus and Newborn (Rh HDFN) in pregnant women, finds a new paper published today in BJOG: An International
Acknowledgements
We are indebted to the many healthcare professionals and other organisations who were involved in the notification of Each Baby Counts babies and the provision of other information. Without the generous contribution of their time and expertise it would
Retired Fellows and Members Society
Meetings, updates and details of the Retired Fellows and Members Society (RFMS) Meeting The RFMS holds a twice-yearly meeting to which all retired Fellows and Members, and their partners, are invited. RFMS meeting, Friday 22 March 2019 The Retired
Perineal tears during childbirth
Different types of tears that can occur during childbirth What are perineal tears? Your perineum is the area between your vaginal opening and back passage (anus). It is common for the perineum to tear to some extent during childbirth. Tears can also
Ethicon Student Elective Award
The RCOG, with the kind and generous support of Ethicon, is pleased to offer up to £500 of funding towards approved student medical electives in obstetrics and gynaecology taking place between autumn 2020 and 2021.   Eligibility This award is open
Trainee registration
How to subscribe to the RCOG, to gain access to a range of benefits designed to support your training. We encourage all candidates to register with the College to gain access to a range of benefits that will help you prepare for the

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