Midwives respond to mortality study

A study into infant mortality has found that Cumbria is well below the national average and figures are still falling.

Anne Musgrave is the head of midwifery for the North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust. She says that good working relationships between the different levels of seniority and expertise is one reason for the good results.

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Infant mortality study

A new report has found that Cumbria is below the national average for infant mortality and stillbirths, but says that more can be done to prevent the deaths that are occurring.