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The Resource Planning parenthood : strategies for success in fertility assistance, adoption, and surrogacy, Rebecca A. Clark [and others]

Planning parenthood : strategies for success in fertility assistance, adoption, and surrogacy, Rebecca A. Clark [and others]

Label
Planning parenthood : strategies for success in fertility assistance, adoption, and surrogacy
Title
Planning parenthood
Title remainder
strategies for success in fertility assistance, adoption, and surrogacy
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca A. Clark [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Aims to guide prospective parents through the complicated mazes of assisted reproduction and adoption. This work describes fertility assistance, surrogacy, and adoption, clearly outlining the requirements of each strategy. It compares the medical, emotional, financial, and legal investments and risks involved with each of these options
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
618.1/78
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RG133.5
LC item number
.P618 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Clark, Rebecca A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human reproductive technology
  • Surrogate motherhood
  • Infertility
  • Adoption
  • Adoption
  • Human reproductive technology
  • Infertility
  • Surrogate motherhood
Label
Planning parenthood : strategies for success in fertility assistance, adoption, and surrogacy, Rebecca A. Clark [and others]
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0820/2008023838.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-231) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Which options are available to you? The requirements for each pathway
  • Considerations for nontraditional families.
  • Balancing the risks and benefits for each pathway:
  • Your influence on genetics and the fetal and infant environments
  • Pregnancy and medical risks for mother and child
  • Mental health risks for the child
  • Emotional costs: what you might experience
  • Time costs: how long before you become a parent?
  • Hassle costs: travel, appointments, forms, and documents
  • Financial costs: which options are affordable?
  • What are the pathways to parenthood?:
  • Legal considerations
  • The fertility workup
  • Early fertility assistance: hormone stimulation and intrauterine insemination
  • Assisted reproductive technology (ART) using your own eggs or sperm
  • Using donor sperm
  • Using donor eggs and embryos
  • Using a surrogate
  • Domestic and international adoptions
Control code
ocn231163373
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 237 pages
Isbn
9780801891113
Lccn
2008023838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o231163373
  • (OCoLC)231163373
Label
Planning parenthood : strategies for success in fertility assistance, adoption, and surrogacy, Rebecca A. Clark [and others]
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0820/2008023838.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-231) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Which options are available to you? The requirements for each pathway
  • Considerations for nontraditional families.
  • Balancing the risks and benefits for each pathway:
  • Your influence on genetics and the fetal and infant environments
  • Pregnancy and medical risks for mother and child
  • Mental health risks for the child
  • Emotional costs: what you might experience
  • Time costs: how long before you become a parent?
  • Hassle costs: travel, appointments, forms, and documents
  • Financial costs: which options are affordable?
  • What are the pathways to parenthood?:
  • Legal considerations
  • The fertility workup
  • Early fertility assistance: hormone stimulation and intrauterine insemination
  • Assisted reproductive technology (ART) using your own eggs or sperm
  • Using donor sperm
  • Using donor eggs and embryos
  • Using a surrogate
  • Domestic and international adoptions
Control code
ocn231163373
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 237 pages
Isbn
9780801891113
Lccn
2008023838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o231163373
  • (OCoLC)231163373

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