Omni-Net Ukraine Birth Defects Prevention Program
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International Birth Defects Information Systems Omni-Net Ukraine Birth Defects Prevention Program
Mission: Amelioration, Prevention and Genetic Counseling concerning Birth Defects, Genetic Disorders, Congenital Malformations, Anomalies and Developmental Disorders

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  • Establish birth defects surveillance systems, treatment and prevention programs based on international standards.
  • Prevent developmental disabilities related to institutionalizations with emphasis on early interventions.
  • Promote creation of parental support groups.
  • Promote medical education, training and research through national and international partnerships.
  • Estabilish electronic information resources for dissemination and tele-consultations.

Neural Tube Defects (NTD) in Ukraine

Lyubov Yevtushok, M.D.
Medical Coordinator
Omni-Net Ukraine Birth Defects Prevention Program

Population Based Surveillance
Rivne and Volyn Oblasts
Year 2004

Spina Bifida (SB) - Anencephaly (AN) - Encephalocele (EN)
(Number) Isolated Plus other anomalies TOTAL 
SB AN EN SB AN EN
Livebirths (26 315) 16 0 1 0 0 0 17
Still Births (95) 1 1 0 1 0 0 3
Abortions 17 17 3 1 5 2 45
TOTAL  34 18 4 2 5 2 65


Other Birth Defects Rates

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Data reported to International Clearinghouse for Birth Defects Surveillance and Research (ICBDSR).




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