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Mistral-Air® premium warming range now available from CMS

PROMOTIONAL FEATURE CMS has extensive knowledge and expertise in providing hospital trusts with patient warming products. The Mistral-Air premium warming range is produced by The 37° Company, a specialist in the


29 May – 1 June 2019, 10th international symposium on diabetes, hypertension, metabolic syndrome and pregnancy; Florence

Welcome note:   Dear Colleagues and Friends, It is with great pleasure to announce and to invite you to attend the 10th International DIP Symposium on Diabetes, Hypertension, Metabolic Syndrome & Pregnancy.


17 January 2019, RCOG Annual Academic Meeting; London

Overview The Annual Academic Meeting aims to showcase the entire spectrum of academic research in O&G, featuring a wide range of speakers from new scientists to well renowned researchers. The


Babies kicking in the womb are creating a map of their bodies

The kicks a mother feels in the womb from her unborn child may allow the baby to ‘map’ their own body and enable them to eventually explore their surroundings, suggests


Enthermics Titan range now available from CMS

PROMOTIONAL FEATURE   The Titan range of fluid and blanket warming cabinets is now available from Central Medical Supplies Ltd (CMS). The Titan range of cabinets is produced by Enthermics,


Positive first year for collaborative maternity incentive scheme

A national scheme to help maternity services in England deliver better care to mothers and their babies has shown positive results in its first year. NHS Resolution’s maternity incentive scheme


Nursing and midwifery regulator proposes to change English language test

As part of its extensive review of international registration, the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) is proposing to change the requirements for overseas nurses and midwives taking the International English


NMC outline plans to consult on ‘New era’ of midwifery education in the UK

Ambitious draft midwifery education standards have been outlined by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) ahead of a proposed public consultation in early 2019.  The draft standards, informed by the


Royal College launches new resource to help prevent Female Genital Mutilation

Healthcare professionals who carry out pre-travel consultations will be better equipped to deal with issues around Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), following the launch of a new free online course by


Newborn babies’ brain responses to being touched on the face measured for the first time at University College London

A newborn baby’s brain responds to being touched on the face, according to new research co-led by University College London. Babies use this sense of touch – facial somatosensation –