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Egg sharing: a vehicle for compulsory counselling?

Blyth, Eric (2004) Egg sharing: a vehicle for compulsory counselling? BioNews (251).

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    Abstract

    Egg sharing, a scheme in which women undergoing IVF donate half their eggs in exchange for reduced-price treatment, has been practised in the UK for some years, but not without controversy. The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority's (HFEA's) decision in 1998 to 'regulate not ban' egg sharing was itself a controversial decision; the HFEA explicitly refraining from giving egg sharing ethical approval. The HFEA has recently revised

    Item Type: Article
    Subjects: H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
    H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
    Schools: School of Human and Health Sciences
    School of Human and Health Sciences > Centre for Applied Childhood Studies
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    Depositing User: Sara Taylor
    Date Deposited: 25 Aug 2009 10:01
    Last Modified: 15 Feb 2011 12:25
    URI: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/id/eprint/5445

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