TITLE

Donor conception and children's rights: a parent's decision

AUTHOR(S)
Greene, Cal
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/22/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 3, p400
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the author's insights on sperm donor identification in Canada, wherein donors agree to be contacted by their genetic children. The author says that he was surprised how parents seek donor insemination request donors in spite of mandatory professional counselling to all patients under third-party reproduction. He mentions the small quality and social science research that informs health care providers who counsel donor insemination patients as a treatment to build a family.
ACCESSION #
58669927

 

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