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She required intubation when she was born as she wasn't breathing.
Doctors informed Natalie and her husband, Nicholas Powell, that it was highly unlikely that Poppy would survive and if she did, she would have severe brain damage and would require extensive care.
We offer the NEW non invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) for chromosomal conditions including Down’s, Edwards’ and Patau’s syndromes with an accuracy of 99% from the first trimester at 10 weeks.
We also have a full range of ultrasound pregnancy services and can image the pregnancy for reassurance, growth and wellbeing from 6 – 42 weeks including screening for pre-eclampsia.
Our Head Office is based just south of Leeds City Centre only 5 minutes walking distance from Leeds train station at 93 Water Lane.
Natalie and Nicholas are now keen for lessons to be learnt from Poppy's death to ensure that others do not have to go through the traumatic experience they suffered.
If necessary, any decision to depart from protocol should be properly assessed by senior staff in advance and fully take into account the impact of any holiday period on resources.
This issue needs to be addressed within the NHS on a national level.
All our centres offer spacious, relaxed and modern environments with examination and scan rooms with dedicated seating for you, and should you choose, your relatives and friends too.
We use modern diagnostic imaging systems which enable us to deliver some of the highest performing, crisp and clear ultrasound imaging available today.