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A registered charity, the Ectopic Pregnancy Foundation (EPF) has been established with the aim of improving the care of women with a diagnosis, or possible diagnosis, of ectopic pregnancy. They hope to reduce the morbidity and maternal mortality caused by this common condition.
For patients the website provides information on what an ectopic pregnancy is, plus the risk factors, symptoms, investigations and treatment options. They have the answers to 15 frequently asked questions (FAQs) in a large number of languages, and these are available for download. There is also an Ectopic Pregnancy Forum and a 24 hour patient helpline (charged only at local rates).
For professionals they provide overviews and perspectives from various health professionals including laparoscopic surgeons, early pregnancy specialists and ultrasonographers.
Last updated on 14/07/2014