Natowicz, Marvin R.; Zuckerman, Shiomit
January 2009
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Winter2009, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p187
Academic Journal
The article cites the important aspect of treatability in a newborn screening program presented by physicians Marvin R. Natowicz and Shlomit Zuckerman during their lecture at a medical screening workshop in the U.S. on May 2, 2008. Natowicz and Zuckerman argued that the program have various implications with regards to its treatable quality and strategies to patients with abnormal phenotype. They implied that screening is a dynamic area of medicine where babies are examined at their early stage.


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