Get involved with the ethical debate on prenatal testing
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Get involved with the ethical debate on prenatal testing

Daniel Marsden Consultant nurse, Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation NHS Trust, University of Hertfordshire
Ross Wyatt Community nurse, Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust, Newcastle upon Tyne

Learning disability nurses’ critical eye will be vital in contributing to the implementation of non-invasive prenatal testing

Nuffield Council on Bioethics has published a nine-month ethical review of the use of non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) prompted by availability of screening for genetic conditions in the private sector, and the possible future uses of technology to identify possible post-birth characteristics.

Learning Disability Practice. 20, 2, 14-14. doi: 10.7748/ldp.20.2.14.s18

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