TITLE

Commentary on Genetic Testing of Children: Maintaining an Open Future

AUTHOR(S)
Catlin, Anita J.; Bosek, Marcia Sue De-Wolf
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Pediatric Nursing;Jan/Feb99, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Addresses ethical criteria to guide parental decision-making and outlines specific questions for pediatric health care providers and parents to consider prior to making a genetic testing decision. Ethical, legal and social implications (ELSI) of the Human Genome Project (HGP); Right of a child to an open future; Types of genetic testing; Genetic and ethics resources that pediatric nurses could access.
ACCESSION #
1896810

 

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