Researchers, Ms Fiona Cody and Dr Julia Unterscheider who are involved in Health Research Board-funded study which is transforming care for growth restricted babies in the womb. Photograph: Shane O’Neill/Fennell Photography

When Gráinne Foley from Midleton, Co Cork, went for a scan in April, 2012, just over 28 weeks into her second pregnancy, she did not get the ne(...)

Prof Fergal Malone: he said distinguishing between “normally small” foetuses and at-risk babies was a common and complex problem in maternity care

New guidelines which will help doctors distinguish between foetuses with a potentially fatal growth restricti(...)