Parents' conceptualization of their frozen embryos complicates the disposition decision.

@article{Nachtigall2005ParentsCO,
  title={Parents' conceptualization of their frozen embryos complicates the disposition decision.},
  author={Robert D Nachtigall and Gay Becker and Carrie Friese and Anneliese E Butler and K Margaret MacDougall},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2005},
  volume={84 2},
  pages={431-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To ascertain what couples think about their embryos and how they approach making a decision about disposition in light of the fact that the disposition of unused frozen embryos has significant implications for medical research and embryo donation. DESIGN Ethnographic qualitative interview study. SETTING Academic research environment. PATIENT(S) Fifty-eight couples who had conceived using a donor oocyte and had at least one frozen embryo in storage. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE(S) Tape… CONTINUE READING

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