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Title The new genetics : from research into health care : social and ethical implications for users and providers / I. Nippert, H. Neitzel, G. Wolff (eds.)

Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, 1999.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM BioMed ST  174.25 NEW    AVAILABLE
Physical description x, 169 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction: The New Genetics: Social and Ethical from Research into Health Care - Implications for Users and Providers / I. Nippert, H. Neitzel and G. Wolff -- Opening Address / K. Sperling -- Americans' Attitudes toward Informed Consent for Breast Cancer Susceptibility Testing: Questions for Cross-Cultural Research / G. Geller -- Nondirectiveness - Facts, Fiction, and Future Prospects / G. Wolff -- Predictive Genetic Tests: Destiny or Danger? / N. A. Holtzmann -- Genetic Services in Europe - Primary Care Genetics Is a Priority for Health Care Systems / R. Harris, H. J. Harris and J. A. Raeburn -- Education in Genetics / J. Schmidtke -- Genesis, Compulsions, Acceptability, and Future of Pre-Natal Sex-Selection in India / J. R. Singh -- Ethics and Genetics in International Perspective: Results of a Survey / D. C. Wertz.
Consensus and Variation among Medical Geneticists and Patients on the Provision of the New Genetics in Germany - Data from the 1994-1996 Survey among Medical Geneticists and Patients / I. Nippert and G. Wolff -- The Case for Proposed International Guidelines on Ethical Issues in Medical Genetics / J. Fletcher and D. C. Wertz -- Statement on CF-Heterozygote Testing / S. Kruip -- The Patients' Perspective on the Provision of Genetic Testing / A. Kent -- The European Alliance of Genetic Support Groups, Their Ethical Code and the Provision of Genetic Services / Y. Poortman -- What Could a Balance Look Like between Individual Autonomy and Society's Need to Regulate? / W.-M. Catenhusen -- New Genetics, New Ethics? / M. Kettner -- App. Guidelines on Ethical Issues in Medical Genetics and the Provision of Genetic Services / D. C. Wertz.
Other author Nippert, Irmgard.
Neitzel, Heidemarie.
Wolff, G. (Gerhard)
Subject Medical genetics -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Congresses.
Human genetics -- Research -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Congresses.
Human chromosome abnormalities -- Diagnosis -- Congresses.
ISBN 354065920X (softcover : alk. paper)