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Title The Janus Face of Prenatal Diagnostics : a European Study Bridging Ethics, Psychoanalysis, and Medicine / edited by Marianne Leuzinger-Bohleber, Eve-Marie Engels, and John Tsiantis.

Imprint London : Karnac, 2008.


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Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 457 pages) : illustrations, charts
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
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Summary EU-wide multidisciplinary study "Ethical dilemmas due to prenatal and genetic diagnostics" performed from 2005 to 2008.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 421-445) and index.
Contents Introduction and overview / Marianne Leuzinger-Bohleber [and others] -- Ethics of care in prenatal diagnosis : implications of variations in law, policy, and practice in EDIG countries / Helen Statham and Joanie Dimavicius -- State of the art in prenatal diagnosis / The-Hung Bui and Vardiella Meiner -- Empirical data evaluation on EDIG (ethical dilemmas due to prenatal and genetic diagnostics) / Tamara Fischmann [and others] -- Some comments of countries that collected empirical and clinical data / Gherardo Amadei [and others] -- Interviewing women and couples after prenatal and genetic diagnostics / Marianne Leuzinger-Bohleber [and others] -- Crisis intervention after prenatal diagnostics : an example / Antje Haselbacher, Manfred Beutel -- "I'd also like to be in good hope myself for once." The highly problematic decision-making process within the framework of PND and its dependency on a sufficiently developed, autonomous female identity / Andrea Belz -- Experience and ethics : ethical and methodological reflections on the integration of the EDIG study in the ethical landscape / Eve-Marie Engels -- Moral dilemmas and decision-making in prenatal genetic testing / Elisabeth Hildt -- The moral status of the foetus / Göran Collste -- Prenatal genetic counselling : conceptual and ethical issues / Anders Nordgren -- The interchange between psychoanalysis and philosophy in the understanding of ethical decisions / Yotam Benziman and Yair Tzivoni -- A model of integrated genetic counselling (IGC) : EDIG as a transformation promoter in PND / Edgardo Caverzasi [and others] -- Prenatal and genetic diagnostics and trisomia 21 : a current debate of ethical and psychosocial implications with reference to Greece / Gerasimos Kolaitis [and others] -- PND in a Christian and Muslim culture. The EDIG project in Thrace, Greece / Konstantia Ladopoulou [and others] -- Introducing new tests in genetic diagnostics : details of some ongoing controversial discussions in Swedish media / Stephan Hau.
Note Print version record.
Subject Prenatal diagnosis -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Fetus -- Abnormalities -- Diagnosis.
Genetic screening -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Medical ethics.
Prenatal Diagnosis -- ethics.
Genetic Counseling -- ethics.
Genetic Diseases, Inborn -- diagnosis.
Genetic Testing -- ethics.
MEDICAL -- Perinatology & Neonatology.
Fetus -- Abnormalities -- Diagnosis. (OCoLC)fst00923429
Genetic screening -- Moral and ethical aspects. (OCoLC)fst01766784
Medical ethics. (OCoLC)fst01014081
Prenatal diagnosis -- Moral and ethical aspects. (OCoLC)fst01075468
Pränatale Diagnostik
Europäische Union.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Leuzinger-Bohleber, Marianne.
Engels, Eve-Marie.
Tsiantis, J. (John)
Added Title Ethical dilemmas due to prenatal and genetic diagnostics.
Other Form: Print version: Janus face of prenatal diagnostics. London : Karnac, 2008 9781855756748 (DLC) 2009293154 (OCoLC)228374333
ISBN 9781849406451 (electronic bk.)
1849406456 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000048810057
AU@ 000051375242
DEBBG BV043094850
DEBBG BV044154094
DEBSZ 421603542
GBVCP 803587759
NZ1 13847659
NZ1 14701986
UKMGB 018290868

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