Maternal Death Enquiry (MDE) Ireland publishes Data Brief: Maternal Mortality in Ireland 2012-2014


MDE Ireland is pleased to announce the publication of a data brief to coincide with the latest report of the UK-based Confidential Enquiry into Maternal Deaths (CEMD), and the third report in its sixty year history to include deaths occurring in Ireland. It covers the same time frame as the latter and aims to present surveillance data on maternal deaths in Ireland for the years 2012 to 2014


MDE Ireland Data Brief No 2  is available on our web site at:


The UK CEMD report, published by MBRRACE-UK: ‘Saving Lives, Improving Mothers’ Care

Surveillance of maternal deaths in the UK 2012-14 and lessons learned to inform maternity care

from the UK and Ireland Confidential Enquiries into Maternal Deaths and Morbidity 2009-14’ is available at


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For queries please contact:

Edel Manning


Maternal Death Enquiry Ireland

5th Floor Cork University Maternity Hospital



T 353 (0)21 420 5042