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In vitro fertilization: ethical issues.
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PMID:  3332826     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This paper presents an overview of ethical issues concerning IVF. The first section evaluates specific ethical issues; the medical understanding of IVF, the development of the procedure, the risks of the procedure, and issues related to consent. The second part of the paper reviews broader issues: the allocation of resources, who receives the benefits, implications of IVF, and feminist issues. This review of ethical issues presents a framework to understand and evaluate the value dimensions raised by this technology.
T A Shannon
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Women & health     Volume:  13     ISSN:  0363-0242     ISO Abbreviation:  Women Health     Publication Date:  1987  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-01-09     Completed Date:  1989-01-09     Revised Date:  2009-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7608076     Medline TA:  Women Health     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  155-65     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Ethics, Medical*
Fertilization in Vitro* / adverse effects
Informed Consent
Mothers / psychology
Reproductive Techniques

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