Ethics in obstetrics and gynecology.

  title={Ethics in obstetrics and gynecology.},
  author={K. Ryan},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={151 7},
  • K. Ryan
  • Published 1985
  • Medicine
  • American journal of obstetrics and gynecology
We are now in an era when everything done in medicine is judged in ethical terms, and this is certainly the case for obstetrics and gynecology, which has had more than its share of morally troubling issues. A partial list might include abortion, birth control, dealing with the sexual problems of dependent minors, in vitro fertilization, surrogate parenting, and treating or not treating the multi-handicapped newborn infant and the list goes on. There are dther important, but less publicized and… Expand
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