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Reprocessed Single-Use Devices

Number 537

ABSTRACT: The reprocessing and reuse of single-us ... es of safety and quality, cost-effectiveness, and ethics. Reprocessed Single-Use Devices Because of the variety of single-use devices, from simple ...

October 2012

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Oocyte Cryopreservation

Number 584

ABSTRACT: In 2013, the American Society for Repro ... here are no data to support the safety, efficacy, ethics, emotional risks, and cost-effectiveness of oocyte cryopreservation for this indication&rdqu...

January 2014

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Health Care for Transgender Individuals

Number 512

ABSTRACT: Transgender individuals face harassment ... ect for law and human rights. In: Code of medical ethics of the American Medical Association: current opinions with annotations. 2010–2011 ed. ...

December 2011

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Medical Futility

Number 362

(Reaffirmed 2008)

ABSTRACT: The construct of medical futility has b ... ake priority. *Update of "Medical Futility," in Ethics in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Second Edition, 2004. A proliferation in medical technology h...

March 2007

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End-of-Life Decision Making

Number 403

ABSTRACT: The purpose of this Committee Opinion i ... "Commercial Enterprises in Medical Practice," in Ethics in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Second Edition, 2004. Obstetricians and gynecologists, inclu...

April 2008

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Ethical Issues With Vaccination for the Obstetrician–Gynecologist

Number 564

ABSTRACT: Because of the growing importance of in ... the use of vaccines. Therefore, the Committee on Ethics makes the following recommendations: It is important for College Fellows to recognize...

May 2013

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Multifetal Pregnancy Reduction

Number 553

(Replaces Committee Opinion Number 369, June 2007)

ABSTRACT: Fertility treatments have contributed s ... In this opinion, the College’s Committee on Ethics presents the ethical principles that play a role in decisions regarding multifetal pregnancy...

February 2013

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Ethical Considerations for Performing Gynecologic Surgery in Low-Resource Settings Abroad

Number 466

(Reaffirmed 2013)

ABSTRACT: International humanitarian medical efforts provide essential services to patients who would not otherwise have access to specific health care services. The Committees on Ethics and Global W...

September 2010

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Sterilization of Women Including Those With Mental Disabilities

Number 371

(Reaffirmed 2009)

ABSTRACT: Sterilization, like any other surgical ... men, Including Those With Mental Disabilities" in Ethics in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Second Edition, 2004. Sterilization, like any other surgical ...

July 2007

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Surrogate Motherhood

Number 397

ABSTRACT: Ethical responsibilities are described ... c aspects. *Update of "Surrogate Motherhood" in Ethics in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Second Edition, 2004. Although the practice of surrogate mot...

February 2008

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Ethical Issues in the Care of the Obese Woman

Number 600

ABSTRACT: Rates of obesity in the United States h ... oman. In this Committee Opinion, the Committee on Ethics of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists reviews ethical issues involved i...

June 2014

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Health Care for Lesbians and Bisexual Women

Number 525

(Reaffirmed 2014)

ABSTRACT: Lesbians and bisexual women encounter b ... ans and Gynecologists’ Code of Professional Ethics states that obstetrician–gynecologists should avoid "discrimination on the basis of ra...

May 2012

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The Limits of Conscientious Refusal in Reproductive Medicine

Number 385

(Reaffirmed 2013)

ABSTRACT: Health care providers occasionally may ... stetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Committee on Ethics considers the issues raised by conscientious refusals in reproductive medicine and outlines ...

November 2007

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Elective Surgery and Patient Choice

Number 578

(Replaces No. 395, January 2008)

ABSTRACT: Acknowledgment of the importance of pat ... an delivery on maternal request, the Committee on Ethics of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (the College) does not mean to co...

November 2013

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Ethical Issues in Genetic Testing

Number 410

ABSTRACT: Genetic testing is poised to play an in ... ices providers, pediatricians, psychologists, and ethics committees may be appropriate to evaluate these conditions. Testing should be discoura...

June 2008

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Human Immunodeficiency Virus

Number 389

ABSTRACT: Because human immunodeficiency virus (H ... IV. *Update of "Human Immunodeficiency Virus in Ethics in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Second Edition, 2004. Between 1 million and 1.2 million indiv...

December 2007

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Direct-to-Consumer Marketing of Genetic Testing

Number 409

ABSTRACT: Marketing of genetic testing, although similar to direct-to-consumer advertising of prescription drugs, raises additional concerns and considerations. These include issues of limited knowle...

June 2008

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Disclosure and Discussion of Adverse Events

Number 520

(Reaffirmed 2013, Replaces No. 380, October 2007)

ABSTRACT: Disclosure and discussion of adverse ev ... ” (10). A similar statement is found in the ethics code of the American Medical Association, which states that in cases in which “a patie...

March 2012

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