Informing on prenatal screening for Down syndrome prior to conception. An empirical and ethical perspective

Marleen Schoonen, Boukje van der Zee*, Hajo Wildschut, Inez de Beaufort, Guido de Wert, Harry de Koning, Marie-Louise Essink-Bot, Eric Steegers

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)485-497
JournalAmerican Journal of Medical Genetics Part A
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2012


  • information on prenatal screening
  • down syndrome
  • preconception care consultation
  • informed decision-making
  • medical ethics
  • right not-to-know

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