BINOCAR Registers

British and Irish Network of
Congenital Anomaly Researchers

Past projects


Here is a list of the past projects which have been carried out using BINOCAR data


Project title Project lead
Epidemiology of congenital heart diease (CHD) in the UK

Kate Best

Newcastle University

Survival and predictors of survival of children born with congenital heart disease (CHD)

Kate Best

Newcastle University

The changing epidemiology of gastroschisis in Europe: a register-based study 

Professor Elizabeth Draper

East Midlands and South Yorkshire Congenital Anomalies Register (EMSYCAR)

Possible reproductive and other health effects associated with Municipal Solid Waste Incinerators (MSWIs) in England and Wales

Anna Hansell

The Small Area Health Statistics Unit (SAHSU)

Hirschsprung's disease in the UK: A prospective national observational study to determine incidence, presentation, current management strategies and outcome at one year

Professor Marian Knight

National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit (NPEU)

Prevalence of neural tube defects (NTDs) within ethnic communities in the UK 

Jordana Peake

University College London 

Understanding variations in the prevalence of neural tube defects by maternal ethnic group and region: risk factors and interventions to reduce mortality

Ann Tonks

West Midlands Congenital Anomaly Register (WMCAR)