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2017

Just published: Vasa Previa Diagnosis, Clinical Practice, and Outcomes in Australia

September, 2017

Our study examines the incidence, risk factors, timing of diagnosis, clinical practice, and perinatal outcomes of women with vasa previa in Australia.

NurseUncut blog piece: Rheumatic heart disease in pregnancy in Australia

August, 2017

AMOSS' Geri Vaughan and  RHDAustralia's Vicki Wade uncover the realities of RHD today in this blog post

Maternal super obesity: an international collaborative population-based cohort study

July, 2017

AMOSS and the International Network of Obstetric Survey Systems (INOSS), have collaborated on a population-based cohort study, Maternal super obesity. The aim of the study was to  compare

AMOSS at Women and Heart Disease Forum

June, 2017

AMOSS' Geri Vaughan attended the Women and Heart Disease Forum, aimed at shining a light on lived experience of women and heart disease.

AMOSS at World Congress of Public Health

April, 2017

Professor Liz Sullivan chats with Mika Gissler of the Nordic Obstetric Surveillance System (Finland) for the recent World Congress of Public Health in Melbourne.

2016

Just published: Amniotic Fluid Embolism as a cause of maternal mortality in China

November, 2016

The aim of this study was to analyse the maternal mortality ratio, demographic and pregnancy related details in women who suffered a fatal amniotic fluid embolism (AFE) in China.

AMOSS receives grant for world-first study on cardiac disease in pregnancy

October, 2016

Professor Elizabeth Sullivan, with an outstanding team of investigators including cardiac and obstetric medicine and Aboriginal health, has been awarded the Heart Foundation NSW Cardiovascular Netw

Professor Elizabeth Sullivan discusses the impact of rheumatic heart disease

September, 2016

Professor Elizabeth Sullivan has been interviewed on radio 2-SER about the impact of rheumatic heart disease in pregnancy. The interview also details NHMRC-funded research into the condition. 

AMOSS visits Alice Springs

September, 2016

Professor Elizabeth Sullivan presented at the recent Society of Obstetric Medicine ANZ (SOMANZ)/Internal Medicine Society of ANZ (IMSANZ) meeting on the impact of rheumatic heart disease in pregnan

AMOSS visits the Kimberley

August, 2016

Nearly 90 participants across remote, maternity care, Aboriginal health, and other agencies gathered at the Chronic Diseases workshop in Derby WA to hear powerful stories, including the impact of r

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