Prescribing Our Future Ethical Challenges in Genetic Counseling

by Dianne M. Bartels

Prescribing Our Future Ethical Challenges in Genetic Counseling Synopsis

Genetic counselors translate the findings of scientific investigation into meaningful accounts that enable individuals and families to make decisions about their lives. This collection of original papers explores the history, values, and norms of that process, with some focus on the value of nondirectiveness in counseling practice. The contributors; examination of genetic counseling issues serves as a foundation from which to address other ethical, legal, and policy considerations in the expanding universe of clinical genetics.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780202304533
Publication date: 31st December 1993
Author: Dianne M. Bartels
Publisher: AldineTransaction an imprint of Taylor & Francis Inc
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 186 pages
Categories: Medical genetics, Medical ethics & professional conduct,

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