Ethical aspects concerning termination of pregnancy following prenatal diagnosis

  title={Ethical aspects concerning termination of pregnancy following prenatal diagnosis},
  author={Jacques Milliez},
  journal={International Journal of Gynecology \& Obstetrics},
  • J. Milliez
  • Published 1 July 2008
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics
[Decision-making in termination of pregnancy: a French perspective].
Empathic Psychotherapy for Pregnancy Termination for Fetal Anomaly
  • I. Leon
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • 2017
Some of the therapeutic tasks particular to this loss will be identified, including absorbing the impact of learning about the anomaly, defining what or who has been lost, deciding whether to continue or terminate the pregnancy, and deciding who to tell what.
Prenatal diagnosis and in utero treatment of severe congenital toxoplasmosis: a case report
When fetal congenital toxoplasmosis is diagnosed late in pregnancy with severe ultrasonographic abnormalities, the neonatal outcome is poor despite in utero treatment with antibiotics.
Implications of ultrasound scanning for midwives
While midwives seek to extend the limits of their own practice to meet the needs of a constantly changing health service, the wider ramifications of this adjustment to practice need to be considered with regards to preparation for that role, and will be discussed in this review.
Human Non-persons, Feticide, and the Erosion of Dignity
  • D. Pullman
  • Medicine, Political Science
    Journal of bioethical inquiry
  • 2010
Even those who accept a liberal position with regard to therapeutic abortion should be concerned about these more recent developments, because how the authors treat viable human fetuses has implications for the prospective treatment of other human non-persons and could undermine the common human dignity they all share.
Prenatal Diagnosis and Abortion for Congenital Abnormalities: Is It Ethical to Provide One Without the Other?
It is argued that physicians, geneticists and policymakers have an ethical and professional duty of care to advocate for change in order to ameliorate potential harms from the provision of PND in the absence of legal and safe abortion for these conditions.
Current awareness in prenatal diagnosis
  • Medicine
    Prenatal diagnosis
  • 2008
The bibliography contains newly published material in the field of prenatal diagnosis and is divided into 17 sections, with articles listed in alphabetical order with respect to author.