Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Pregnancy: Should I have an early fetal ultrasound?|
|Audience||Pregnant women considering having an ultrasound before 18 to 20 weeks of pregnancy.|
|Options included||Have an early fetal ultrasound, before 18 to 20 weeks of pregnancy.
Don't have an early fetal ultrasound.
|Year of last update or review||2015|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Where was it developed?||www.healthwise.org
|Health condition||Prenatal Testing|
|Type of decision aid||Screening|
|Based on IPDAS criteria (International Patient Decision Aid Standards) this decision aid (and/or supporting materials) meets:|
|7 out of 7 criteria to be defined as a patient decision aid|
|8 out of 8 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision|
|2 out of 4 other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing|
Last modified: 2019-06-26.