Reference 2018-137

REF:          2018-137 

Subject:      Number of live births 

    

 

Request:

Please could you tell me the total number of live births and separate out the number of live births with Down syndrome in your Trust in the past 7 years?

  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Number of live births                
Number of live births with Down syndrome                

 

Also could you tell me if it has, when your hospital started to recommend NIPT (Non Invasive Prenatal Testing) to mothers?

  Dates:  From – to
NIPT offered for free within Trust (also interested to know to what chance level this would be offered ie 1:150 or other)  
NIPT mentioned as an option, but only available outside of Trust, ie by private providers not connected with the hospital/Trust  
NIPT mentioned as an option, and available within the Trust if patient willing to pay  

 

 

 

Response:

Please find information attached.

2018-137-FOI Request – Number of Live births [12 kb] Ms Excel