alexa Attitudes of patients after "genetic" termination of pregnancy.


Journal of Clinical & Medical Genomics

Author(s): Donnai P, Charles N, Harris R, Donnai P, Charles N, Harris R

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Abstract Twelve of 15 women who had had abnormal fetuses agreed to be interviewed after termination of the pregnancy. The survey showed that persistent adverse psychological and social reactions may be much commoner in patients undergoing termination of pregnancy for genetic rather than "social" indications. Adequate information and counselling before, and support after, termination of an abnormal pregnancy are essential if these women are to cope with the experience.
This article was published in Br Med J (Clin Res Ed) and referenced in Journal of Clinical & Medical Genomics

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