Information about the updated NHS Fetal Anomaly Screening Programme (FASP) screening standards.
You told us you wanted result templates to provide lower chance results to women following non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) screening.
The newly updated handbook is now available in HTML format, making it easier to use and keep up to date.
An 8-week consultation on proposed changes to the standards opens today.
Reporting nuchal translucency (NT) measurements of less than 1.0 mm are acceptable in the NHS Fetal Anomaly Screening Programme (FASP).
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