Ethical dimensions in genetic screening: a look into the future.

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The ethical dimensions of four areas of genetic screening, prenatal screening and diagnosis, newborn screening, carrier detection, and presymptomatic genetic testing, are discussed. Ethical analysis of genetic technologies focuses on the goals, values, and professional obligations that underlie the development and use of these technologies. We live in a… (More)

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@article{Penticuff1996EthicalDI, title={Ethical dimensions in genetic screening: a look into the future.}, author={Joy Hinson Penticuff}, journal={Journal of obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal nursing : JOGNN}, year={1996}, volume={25 9}, pages={785-9} }