A more candid approach by doctors to the defence of medical negligence claims would speed up claims and reduce the costs involved, to the benefit of b(...)

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(...)

In the first national audit of maternal complications in pregnancy, there were four cases of septic shock – the cause of Savita Halappanavar’s death – reported.

The first national audit on maternal complications in pregnancy highlights low rates of septic shock and hysterectomy following birth, compared with o(...)

When news of the tragic death of Savita Halappanavar broke on November 13th, 2012, the glare of the world’s media spotlight suddenly turned to the Sta(...)