Artificial insemination: practice in the United States: summary of a 1987 survey

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This background paper presents the results of a study of physician and sperm bank practice of artificial insemination in the United States. It documents the number of women undergoing artificial insemination each year, the annual cost, medical and social screening criteria for women seeking artificial insemination and men who donate semen, the genealogical recordkeeping available to the resulting children, and physician attitudes toward possible changes in artificial insemination practice.

Creator(s): United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: August 1988
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • Creation: August 1988
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This background paper presents the results of a study of physician and sperm bank practice of artificial insemination in the United States. It documents the number of women undergoing artificial insemination each year, the annual cost, medical and social screening criteria for women seeking artificial insemination and men who donate semen, the genealogical recordkeeping available to the resulting children, and physician attitudes toward possible changes in artificial insemination practice.

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117 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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Series Title: Background paper
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 8804
  • SUDOC: Y 3.T 22/2:2 Ar 7
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