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Systematic review of first-trimester ultrasound screening for detection of fetal structural anomalies and factors that affect screening performance

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Objectives

To determine the sensitivity and specificity of first-trimester ultrasound for the detection of fetal abnormalities and to establish which factors might impact on screening performance.

Methods

A systematic review and meta-analysis of all relevant publications was performed to assess the diagnostic accuracy of two-dimensional transabdominal and transvaginal ultrasound in the detection of congenital fetal anomalies prior to 14 weeks’ gestation. The refer...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1002/uog.17246

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Gardens, Libraries and Museums
Department:
Academic Services; Science and Medicine Subject Area; Health Care Libraries
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-1142-6440
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Women's and Reproductive Health
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Wiley
Journal:
Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology More from this journal
Volume:
50
Issue:
4
Pages:
429-441
Publication date:
2016-08-22
Acceptance date:
2016-08-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1469-0705
ISSN:
0960-7692
Pmid:
27546497
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:641030
UUID:
uuid:fb274925-f3fb-4889-9265-714e1f9f4a35
Local pid:
pubs:641030
Source identifiers:
641030
Deposit date:
2018-04-27

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