Post-partum haemorrhage accounts for 27% of all maternal deaths worldwide. The burden of PPH disproportionately affects mothers from low- and middle-income countries, which account for 86% of all maternal deaths.
The University of Birmingham is part of a new industry collaboration launched to accelerate drug discovery projects that will fast track research from lab to patient.
Weight loss surgery is more effective than dieting to reduce brain pressure that can cause blindness in patients with a neurological condition, finds a study led by the University of Birmingham and UHB.
Experts at the University of Birmingham and Tommy's National Centre for Miscarriage Research have set out recommendations to improve care and treatment to all women who have suffered a miscarriage.
Work is set to begin on the first phase of Birmingham Health Innovation Campus this Summer after planning permission was granted by Birmingham City Council.
Professor Andrew Ewer is quoted in ITV News regarding making the Pulse oximetry test, life-saving' blood test for newborn babie, mandatory across the UK
A new clinical trial being led by the University of Birmingham and University Hospitals Birmingham aims to identify the best surgical treatment option to prevent blindness in patients with a neurological condition.
Dr Punith Kempegowda been selected as winner of the John Munro Medal for Excellence in Teaching 2020. His nomination was submitted by Dr Eka Melson and was fully supported by the selection panel.
Pregnant women remain at increased risk of severe COVID-19, and their risk of being admitted to intensive care or needing invasive ventilation is higher than non-pregnant reproductive aged women with the virus.
Research investigating the regulation of cell movement, so that new ways to prevent and treat conditions such as aggressive cancer and inflammatory disease can be developed, has received £470,000.