[What are the health scheme's responses to "out of the ordinary" requests in ART?].

  • Sylvie Epelboin
  • Published 2005 in
    Journal de gynecologie, obstetrique et biologie…


This communication reviews some ethical considerations concerning debated indications for ART (Assisted Reproductive Therapy). Several case reports are discussed concerning the risks of IVF for women presenting severe pathology, the ethical responsibilities of investigators, social control of IVF.