Attitudes towards genetic diagnosis in Pakistan: a survey of medical and legal communities and parents of thalassemic children

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Title

Attitudes towards genetic diagnosis in Pakistan: a survey of medical and legal communities and parents of thalassemic children

Author

Gilani, Ahmed I.
Jadoon, Atif S.
Qaiser, Rabia
Nasim, Sana
Meraj, Riffat
Nasir, Nosheen
Naqvi, Fizza F.
Latif, Zafar
Memon, Muhammad A.
Menezes, Esme V.
Malik, Imran
Memon, Muhammad Z.
Kazim, Syed F.
Ahmad, Usman

Publisher

2007/00/00

Language

English

Publication Date

20070000

Notes

Journal subsequently published as Public Health Genomics

Primary Classification

15.3

Secondary Classification

15.3

Primary keywords

attitudes--[pri];genetic testing--[pri];lawyers--[pri];medical students--[pri];parents--[pri];physicians--[pri];prenatal diagnosis--[pri];selective abortion--[pri];thalassemia--[pri]

Secondary keywords

children;choice behavior;comparative studies;costs and benefits;genetic carriers;genetic disorders;mandatory programs;mass screening;prognosis;quality of life;survey;voluntary programs

Subject

Pakistan--[pri]

Journal Article

Community Genetics 2007; 10(3): 140-146

Link for Internet access

Note

34

Call Number

journal

Bibliography

30 refs.

ISSN

16624246

Collection

Citation

“Attitudes towards genetic diagnosis in Pakistan: a survey of medical and legal communities and parents of thalassemic children,” Islamic Medical & Scientific Ethics, accessed June 14, 2024, http://imse.ibp.georgetown.domains/items/show/34119.