Audit reveals ‘low’ perinatal death rates

Added on: 29 October, 2013

The first national audit into the death of babies in the weeks before or after birth shows that perinatal mortality rates here compare very favourably with UK and European figures. The perinatal mortality rate for 2011 was 6.1 per 1,000 births and rates have continued to decrease since then. Perinatal mortality is regarded as an […]

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