• 23-SEP-2014

Pregnant Women Receiving Detailed Information On Prenatal Testing Less Likely To Undergo Those Tests

Today, there are several different prenatal tests that can help determine whether or not a child will be born with a genetic problem like Down syndrome. Many of these tests are expensive and some are invasive. A new study evaluated whether providing detailed information about these tests and also providing the tests at no cost to women, would affect the decision to undergo testing. Catherine Dolf has more in this week's JAMA Report.