Several new RAPID papers have been published recently, including research studies looking at the cost of NIPT in the NHS and the impact of introducing NIPT on informed choice.
Morris S, Karlsen S, Chung N, Hill M, Chitty LS. Model-based analysis of costs and outcomes of non-invasive prenatal testing for Down’s Syndrome using cell free fetal DNA in the UK National Health Service. PLoS One. 2014; 9: e93559.
Hill M, Suri R, Nash E, Morris S, Chitty LS. Preferences for prenatal tests for cystic fibrosis: A discrete choice experiment to compare the views of adult patients, carriers of cystic fibrosis and health professionals. Journal of Clinical Medicine, 2014; 3:76-190.
Silcock C, Liao L-M, Hill M, Chitty LS. Will the introduction of non-invasive prenatal testing for Down’s syndrome undermine informed choice? Health Expectations. 2014; 20 February [Epud ahead of print].
Lewis C, Hill M, Silcock C, Chitty LS. Non-invasive prenatal testing for Down syndrome: a cross-sectional survey of service user’s views and likely uptake. BJOG 2014; 121: 582-94