Shared decision making

Interview 22 - Screening for sickle cell and beta thalassaemia

Age at interview: 20

Brief outline: Discovered she was a beta thalassaemia carrier during her first pregnancy. Her husband was tested and is not a carrier. Their first daughter is a carrier. Video and audio clips read by an actor recorded in Urdu.

Background: Housewife, married with two children aged 3 and 5 months. Ethnic background/nationality' Pakistani.

Audio & video

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