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Title Biomedical technology and public policy / edited by Robert H. Blank and Miriam K. Mills ; prepared under the auspices of the Policy Studies Organization.
Imprint New York : Greenwood Press, 1989.


 Main Stacks  RG133.5 .B56 1989    AVAILABLE
Description xv, 235 p. ; 25 cm.
Series Contributions in medical studies, 0886-8220 ; no. 26.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographies and index.
Note Gift of Dr. William R. Mack II.
Subject Human reproductive technology -- Government policy -- United States.
Medical technology -- Government policy -- United States.
Medical policy -- United States.
Bioethics -- United States.
Biotechnology -- United States.
Public Policy -- United States.
Contents Introduction / Robert H. Blank -- Human embryo freezing and public policy : patterns and directions / Andrea L. Bonnicksen -- Reproductive issues and the applicability of Roe v. Wade : limits and essence / Susan Behuniak-Long -- New reproductive technologies : challenges to women's control of gestation and birth / Laura R. Woliver -- Fetal research policy / Patricia Bayer Richard -- Political symbolism and public policy : the Baby Doe debate / Janna C. Merrick -- Technology assessment and public policy : Congressional consideration of animal experimentation / Kathi E. Hanna and Gary B. Ellis -- The FDA and the regulation of contraceptive drugs : depo-provera, risk management, and reproductive health / William Green.
Organ transplant legislation / Keith J. Mueller -- Genetic markers for schizophrenia : the policy context and implications / Linda Kimmel Pifer -- AIDS as an allocation issue : individual and social responsibility / Robert H. Blank -- Technology and the aging society : ethics and public policy / Stephen G. Post.
Other Author Blank, Robert H.
Mills, Miriam K.
Policy Studies Organization.