Medicalizing Abortion Decisions

Goodwin, Thomas Murphy
March 1996
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar1996, Issue 61, p33
Presents information on several cases reflecting medical judgment and decision making on the issue of abortion in the U.S. in 1995. Woman in her nineteenth week of pregnancy who was referred for immediate abortion; Spread of breast cancer in a patient eleven weeks into pregnancy; Significance of the cases.


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