Chapter

<i>Conclusions</i>

Nicholas Wald and Ian Leck

in Antenatal and Neonatal Screening

Second edition

Published in print November 2000 | ISBN: 9780192628268
Published online September 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191723605 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192628268.003.0023
Conclusions

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Public Health and Epidemiology

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

This chapter summarises the quantitative assessments of screening tests presented in the book. It estimates the impact of screening in reducing late-fetal and infant mortality and childhood handicap, and calls for the organisation of screening services to be improved.

Keywords: antenatal screening; neonatal screening; fetal mortality; infant mortality; childhood handicap

Chapter.  4412 words. 

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.