Prenatal screening

Prenatal screening

The genetics genie: questioning prenatal genetics

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English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
National Network on Environment and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Roeher Institute
Publisher: 
Roeher Institute
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
North York, ON

Provides a plain language guide to the concepts and issues around prenatal genetic testing and counselling, genetic counselling training, disabilities, and rights and choices.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 1896989713
NNEWH DISA.B87 2002

Congenital anomalies in Canada: a perinatal health report, 2002

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Health Canada
Publisher: 
Public Health Agency of Canada, Canadian Perinatal Surveillance Systen
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides an overview of five categories of congenital anomalies in Canada (Down Syndrome (Trisomy 21), neural tube defects, congenital heart defects, oral facial clefts, and limb reduction defects).

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0662328000
PREG.C66 2002
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Triple-marker screening in British Columbia: current practice, future options

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English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Ken Bassett
Patricia M. Lee
Carolyn J. Green
Lisa Mitchell
Hana Sroka
Rohinee Lal
Robin Hanvelt
Arminée Kazanjian
Publisher: 
Centre for Health Services and Policy Research
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Examines maternal serum triple-marker screening (TMS) for fetuses with Down syndrome, other chromosomal abnormalities, and spina bifida.

Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

The construction of disability and risk in genetic counselling discourse

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Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
National Network on Environment and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
The Roeher Institute
Publisher: 
National Network on Environments and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Assesses the ways in which the conceptions of disability and risk affect women's well-being, their decision-making process during pregnancy, and public awareness about people with disabilities.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 1896989691
NNEWH DISA.B87 2002
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.
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