TITLE

ON TREATABILITY: CONSIDERATIONS OF TREATMENT IN THE CONTEXT OF NEWBORN SCREENING

AUTHOR(S)
Natowicz, Marvin R.; Zuckerman, Shiomit
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Winter2009, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p187
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
39884640

 

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