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British Isles Network of Congenital Anomaly Registers

Congenital Anomaly Register and Information Service for Wales (CARIS)

 

CARIS collects information about any fetus or baby who has or is suspected of having a congenital anomaly and whose mother is normally resident in Wales at time of birth.  It includes babies in whom anomalies are diagnosed at any time from conception to the end of the first year of life.  Data collection commenced on 1 January 1998 and includes any baby where pregnancy ended after this date.

 

CARIS is a Full Member of EUROCAT and is referred to as Wales (UK) in the EUROCAT data.

 

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Register details Contact details

Register type:

EUROCAT member:

Year established:

Annual births:

Annual notifications:

Population based

Yes

1998

35,000

1,200

Name:

 

Address:

 

 

 

 

 

Telephone:

Email:

Website:

David Tucker

CARIS Manager

Public Health Wales

Level 3 West Wing Block

Singleton Hospital

Sketty Lane

Swansea

SA2 8QA

+44 (0)1792 285 241

david.tucker2@wales.nhs.uk

www.caris.wales.nhs.uk (English)

www.ggacc.wales.nhs.uk (Welsh)

 

For more information about CARIS, click here.