The promise of post-menopausal pregnancy (PMP).

  title={The promise of post-menopausal pregnancy (PMP).},
  author={Ruth N. Landau},
  journal={Social work in health care},
  volume={40 1},
Postmenopausal pregnancy (PMP) is presented as a means of alleviating women's suffering by helping them realize their wish for a child of their "own." The availability of IVF technology and oocyte donation, both necessary for PMP, create the illusion of unlimited female fertility. The aim of this paper is twofold: (1) to examine the psychosocial, health, and ethical aspects of PMP; and (2) to answer the question of whether PMP's promise of unlimited fertility really offers more personal freedom… CONTINUE READING