An analysis of the proposal for population based screening for hereditary hemochromatosis in Massachusetts.

  • J M LeGraw
  • Published 2001 in The journal of biolaw & business
The Massachusetts Senate is considering a bill which would require a screening test for iron overload diseases when such a test is medically necessary. The legislation is also authorized to establish, promote, and administer a statewide early detection program for the detection of hereditary hemochromatosis. Despite the challenges to a successful screening… (More)