Ethics* Flashcards Preview

Repro > Ethics* > Flashcards

Flashcards in Ethics* Deck (6)
Loading flashcards...

ethic topics in repro medicine

termination of preg
prenatal testing and genetic testing
rights of women V rights of their fetus
use of reproductive tissues in research


emrbyo research permitted till its how old

14 weeks - when primitive streak appears


abortion permissible when

at 24 weeks
later i severely handicapped or significant risk to mother


requirements for NHS funded treatments for assisted reproduction

unexplained infertility for at least 2 years
F <40 and BMI between 18.5 and 30
both non smokers
both shouldn't drink prior to or during treatment
no children living in the home


when is pre implantation tissue typing available

for an existing child who is affected by a serious or life threatening condition


when is sex selection allowed

for medical conditions in which a serious medical condition is linked to a gender