MCQIC webinar: Using the Perinatal Mortality Review Tool (PMRT) as a quality improvement (QI) aide

Chaired by Prof Alan Cameron, MCQIC Obstetric Clinical Lead, Healthcare Improvement Scotland, this webinar provided an opportunity for attendees to:

  • understand how to use the PMRT as a quality improvement aide, 
  • consider where the PMRT sits in the QI journey in relation to pregnancy outcomes, 
  • support continuous learning and improvements in relation to perinatal deaths, 
  • hear about the maternity and neonatal (perinatal) adverse event review process for Scotland, and
  • connect with others through the Q&A session by asking questions and sharing experiences. 


  • Prof Jenny Kurniczuk, Professor of Perinatal Epidemiology, University of Oxford and National Programme Lead, Mother and Babies: Reducing Risk through Audits and Confidential Enquiries (MBRRACE) UK, and
  • Dr Corinne Love, Senior Medical Officer, Maternity and Women's Health, Scottish Government and Dr Edile Murdoch, Consultant Neonatologist, Clinical Director, Women and Children's, NHS Lothian.                                          

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