Confidential Enquiry into Maternal and Child Health

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Confidential Enquiry into Maternal and Child Health

A UK partner organisation of NICE launched in 2003 based on the Confidential Enquiry into Maternal Deaths (CEMD) and the Confidential Enquiry into Stillbirths and Deaths in Infancy (CESDI).
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A report by CEMACH revealed that more than half of the deaths of children over the age of 28 days may have been avoidable or potentially avoidable.
Dr Mary Macintosh, medi cal director of CEMACH told a news conference at the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists: "Type two diabetes is not a less serious diabetes for women in preg nancy.
The most recent CEMACH report highlights the need for appropriate care plans for obese parturients and emphasises the importance of appropriate pre-pregnancy counselling in high risk obstetric patients (2).