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INTERGROWTH-21st in Sri Lanka

The team are running workshops to introduce the Preterm Growth Standards in Sri Lanka

Drs Leila Cheikh Ismail and Jane Hirst are currently introducing the Preterm Growth Standards through a series of workshops in Sri Lanka. Read more

INTERGROWTH-21st in China

Professors Jose Villar and Aris Papageorghiou enjoyed a warm reception when they presented the INTERGROWTH-21st standards at the Sixth China Maternal and Child Health Development Conference which was held in Zhuhai last week. Read more

INTERGROWTH-21st International Fetal Growth Standards

Latest charts available

New INTERGROWTH-21st Fetal Growth Standards charts for measurements of head circumference (HC), bi-parietal diameter (BPD), occipito-frontal diameter (OFD), femur length (FL) and abdominal circumference (AC) are now available for download. Read more

INTERGROWTH-21st authors respond to public comment

Men's natures are alike, it is their habits that carry them far apart

Since the INTERGROWTH-21st Project released its main findings in the Lancet last month, there has a groundswell in clinical opinion about the impact of the new global standards in routine practice. Last week, authors from the INTERGROWTH-21st Project respond to ... Read more

INTERGROWTH-21st International Fetal Growth Standards

Latest charts available

New INTERGROWTH-21st Fetal Growth Standards charts for measurements of head circumference (HC), bi-parietal diameter (BPD), occipito-frontal diameter (OFD), femur length (FL) and abdominal circumference (AC) are now available for download. Read more

International Pediatric Association features INTERGROWTH-21st in first global newsletter of 2015

President-elect Zulfiqar Bhutta says INTERGROWTH-21st results are "message of hope"

President-elect of the International Pediatric Association (IPA) and INTERGROWTH-21st Consortium Member Zulfiqar Bhutta has co-authored a piece with INTERGROWTH-21st Co-Chief Investigators Stephen Kennedy and Jose Villar and Dr. Jane Hirst, dissemination lead for the INTERGROWTH-21st Project, about the Project's breakthrough ... Read more

New, Free Maternal Infections Online Training Course

Maternal Infections is a free, online, open access training course developed by the Nuffield Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology at the University of Oxford, Harvard Maternal Health Taskforce, The Global Health Network and the Geneva Foundation for Medical Education and ... Read more