Termination of pregnancy for fetal abnormalities: main arguments and a decision-tree model

Kose S., Altunyurt S., Yildirim N., Keskinoğlu P., Çankaya T., Bora E., ...More

PRENATAL DIAGNOSIS, vol.35, no.11, pp.1128-1136, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/pd.4662
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1128-1136
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


IntroductionBy looking through our ethical committee cases, we demonstrate the main arguments we use for making a judgment in face of fetal abnormalities. Our decision making model is a simplified algorithm of the arguments and concepts we use in scientific-ethic discussion.