Connect
MJA
MJA

Pregnant women with fetal abnormalities: the forgotten people in the abortion debate

Simon B Gerber and John T Wenham
Med J Aust 2008; 189 (1): 53-55.
Published online: 7 July 2008

To the Editor: Superficially, de Crespigny and Savulescu make a compelling case for clarifying late-term abortion law.1 However, at a deeper level, it is disappointing that alternative points of view were not discussed in their article. The only solution offered in the case of a potentially imperfect child is to abort the pregnancy and try again. Unfortunately, this ignores several important issues.

  • Simon B Gerber1
  • John T Wenham2

  • 1 Park Family Practice, Sydney, NSW.
  • 2 The Gill Medical Centre, Manchester, UK.

Correspondence: sbhgerber@gmail.com

Author

remove_circle_outline Delete Author
add_circle_outline Add Author

Comment
Do you have any competing interests to declare? *

I/we agree to assign copyright to the Medical Journal of Australia and agree to the Conditions of publication *
I/we agree to the Terms of use of the Medical Journal of Australia *
Email me when people comment on this article

Responses are now closed for this article.