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Freedom of choice in birth, abortion and the place of conscientious objection.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10396920     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The Constitution of the Republic of Slovenia includes two statutes: (a) the freedom to decide about the birth of one's own child (freedom of birth-decision), and (b) the right of conscientious objection, including the right to abortion. This discussion focuses on the principles of "free choice and womens'reproductive freedom". The right of conscientious objection in relation to the right to abortion is also discussed.
Authors:
I Kristan
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Medicine and law     Volume:  17     ISSN:  0723-1393     ISO Abbreviation:  Med Law     Publication Date:  1998  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-08-03     Completed Date:  1999-08-03     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8218185     Medline TA:  Med Law     Country:  SOUTH AFRICA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  603-10     Citation Subset:  E; IM    
Affiliation:
University of Ljubljana Republic of Slovenia.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abortion, Legal*
Civil Rights / legislation & jurisprudence
Female
Health Services Accessibility / legislation & jurisprudence*
Humans
Insurance Coverage
Insurance, Health / legislation & jurisprudence
Pregnancy
Refusal to Treat / legislation & jurisprudence
Slovenia

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