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1. a list of infants who have experienced some event in their obstetric and/or perinatal history known to be correlated with a higher than average likelihood of serious abnormality. Problems associated with risk registers include limiting the designation of predisposing conditions, so to contain the number on the register within reasonable proportions, and ensuring that children not on the register receive adequate surveillance. 2. (at-risk register) see child protection register.

1. a list of infants who have experienced some event in their obstetric and/or perinatal history known to be correlated with a higher than average likelihood of serious abnormality. Problems associated with risk registers include limiting the designation of predisposing conditions, so to contain the number on the register within reasonable proportions, and ensuring that children not on the register receive adequate surveillance. 2. (at-risk register) see child protection register.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.


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