International Clearing House for Birth Defects Surveillance and Research Center (ICBDSR)

Welsh Partners

Public Health Wales

International Partners

International Clearinghouse for Birth Defects Surveillance and Research (ICBDSR)

Funding Source
Public Health Wales
Wales
All Wales
WHO Region
Europe
Country of intervention
United Kingdom
Scale
International
Project Focus
Children and Young People, Child Development
About the project
Description

The International Clearinghouse for Birth Defects Surveillance and Research Center (ICBDSR) - Rome; providing data on numbers prevalence and of congenital anomalies and research into rare anomalies.

What does your project involve?

The project involves sharing data on prevalence on a selected list of congenital anomalies. This data is pooled with registers from all around the world to produce the annual ICBDSR report.

From time to time particular studies are done to an agreed format on an anomaly of interest. Currently mortality studies for a range of conditions are being conducted. In previous years the prevalence of some rare anomalies was studied. See website for list of publications.

Key outcomes
  • Annual ICDBSR report
  • Specified studies