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Safe Maternity Ultrasound Services in the West Midlands
Special Forum - Wednesday 29 October 2008

This meeting was organised jointly by WMPI and RUG to highlight some of the priorities on maternity ultrasound services, and provide a forum to consider these pressures and how they should be addressed.

Click here for the invitation letter and here for the agenda.

The meeting was attended by 36 participants - mostly commissioners, public health specialists and clinicians.
The presentations and summary of discussions are posted here at the request of those who were unable to attend

Jason Gardosi
Perinatal Institute

Overview of current demands on resources

Jo McHugo
Birmingham Women's Hospital
Workforce and training needs - recent developments
Ann Tonks
Perinatal Institute
Ultrasound service models for first, second and third trimester
Sharon Hodgkiss
Regional NSC Antenatal &
Child Health Screening Co-ordinator
First trimester:
remit for combined screening for Down's syndrome
Mike Wyldes
Heart of England NHS Trust
Second trimester:
remit for outflow tract assessment
Mandy Williams
Perinatal Institute
Third trimester:
remit for fetal growth assessment in high risk pregnancy
Jason Gardosi & Mike Wyldes Summary Note of the Discussions


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