Termination for fetal anomaly: are women in England given a choice of method?

@article{Fisher2015TerminationFF,
  title={Termination for fetal anomaly: are women in England given a choice of method?},
  author={Jane Fisher and Patricia A Lohr and Caroline Lafarge and Stephen C. Robson},
  journal={Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology : the journal of the Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology},
  year={2015},
  volume={35 2},
  pages={
          168-72
        }
}
Choice of a medical or surgical method of termination for fetal anomaly (TFA) is advocated in national guidelines based on a similar risk profile. We investigated whether women are offered a choice of method, by surveying members of a UK parent support organisation. An online questionnaire was designed to examine respondents' experience of TFA. A total of 351 responses were included in the final analysis. TFAs after 24 weeks' gestation and selective reductions were excluded. Mean gestational… CONTINUE READING
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