Antenatal Screening


In this section you can find out about the experience of antenatal screening (for various conditions) by seeing and hearing people share their personal stories on film. Our researchers travelled all around the UK to talk to 37 women and 8 couples in their own homes. Find out what people said about issues such as understanding results, information for making decisions, deciding whether to have further tests, continuing or ending a pregnancy. We hope you find the information helpful and reassuring.
You can start viewing topics by clicking 'Next Topic' above, or selecting from the list on the left. You can also view 'People's Profiles' from the tab above.
You may also be interested in our other pregnancy sections. 

Supported by:
UK National Screening Committee

Publication date: January 2005
Last updated: July 2017.
Review date: July 2019.

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