The screening programme consists of two clinic visits. The first visit encompasses comprehensive assessments and tests that help to detect anomalies or abnormalities that may impact a pregnancy. These include:

  • Physical examination
  • Measurement of Body Mass Index
  • Measurement of blood pressure
  • Pap smear
  • Imaging of the womb and ovaries
  • Blood tests to establish ovarian health, determine immunity to rubella, and screen for infectious diseases such as HIV and Hepatitis B
  • Optimal consent and screening process to determine eligibility to participate in the S-PRESTO research study