International surrogacy: be prudent and well informed

November 2013
Australian Nursing & Midwifery Journal;Nov2013, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p17
The article reports on the prevalence of infertile Australians who travel abroad for assisted reproductive technology services due to their convenience and pricing and discusses the risks that are associated with the services. The role that Australian nurses and midwives can play in minimizing the risks for patients who are considering receiving foreign assisted reproductive technology services is examined.


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