Obstetric professionals’ perceptions of non-invasive prenatal testing for Down syndrome: clinical usefulness compared with existing tests and ethical implications

Ngan, OMY, Yi, H, Wong, SYS et al. (2 more authors) (2017) Obstetric professionals’ perceptions of non-invasive prenatal testing for Down syndrome: clinical usefulness compared with existing tests and ethical implications. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 17. 285. ISSN 1471-2393

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Keywords: Non-invasive prenatal test, cell-free fetal DNA, clinical decision-making, attitude, ethical concern, informed consent, Down syndrome, Hong Kong
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  • Published: December 2017
  • Accepted: 28 August 2017
  • Published (online): 5 September 2017
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Medicine and Health (Leeds) > School of Medicine (Leeds) > Leeds Institute of Health Sciences (Leeds) > Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 19 Sep 2017 15:02
Last Modified: 19 Sep 2017 15:02
Status: Published
Publisher: BioMed Central
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12884-017-1474-6

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