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Risk, Age and Pregnancy: A Case Study of Prenatal Genetic Screening and Testing
  

Risk, Age and Pregnancy: A Case Study of Prenatal Genetic Screening and Testing (Hardback)

By Heyman, Bob
By Henriksen, Mette

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This volume provides an in-depth case study of the operation of a prenatal genetic screening and testing system. The methodology integrates observational, qualitative interview and survey data. The perspectives of pregnant women, hospital doctors and midwives are explored in dept...h, as is the communication between women and the hospital doctors who advise them. The book offers insights which are relevant to those concerned with the rapidly growing field of genetic risk management.
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ISBN 9780333739402
Released NZ 13 Mar 2001
Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9780333739402
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
Imprint Palgrave MacMillan
Released 13 Mar 2001
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Heyman, Bob
By Henriksen, Mette
Category Non-Fiction (Child / Teen)
Medical Screening
Health Systems & Services
Medical Genetics
Materno-Fetal Medicine
Birthing Methods
Number of Pages 242
Dimensions Width: 140mm
Height: 216mm
Spine: 13mm
Dewey Code 362.19820084
Weight 450g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Social sciences, Social sciences_xMethodology, Gynecology, Human genetics, Human body-Social aspects
NBS Text Medicine: General
ONIX Text Professional and scholarly;Professional and scholarly

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