Ending a pregnancy for fetal abnormality


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Advisory Panel

Dr Ann McPherson
Medical Director - Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford.
Dr Louise Locock
Senior Qualitative Researcher - Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford.
Dr Margaret Denman
GP, Marston Medical Centre, Oxford
Dr Patricia Boyd
Clinical Geneticist & Senior Clinical Research Fellow, National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit.
Helen Statham
Senior Research Associate, Centre for Family Research, University of Cambridge.
Jane Fisher
Director, Antenatal Results and Choices (ARC)
Joanie Dimavicius
Director, Concept Communications and founder Director of ARC.
Mr Lawrence Impey
Consultant in Obstetrics & Fetal Medicine, The John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford.
Mrs Pat Ward
National Programme Director for Down's syndrome & Fetal Anomaly ultrasound screening to the UK National Screening Committee.
Ms Deborah Dellar
Patient Representative
Ms Katie Goodyer
Patient Representative

We would like to thank the women and men who shared their experiences with us. We also thank members of the Advisory Panel for support and encouragement throughout the project.

Supported by:
UK National Screening Committee


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