The ethical justification for minimal paternalism in the use of the predictive test for Huntington's disease

J Clin Ethics. Winter 1991;2(4):219-28; discussion 228-40.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Beneficence
  • Ethical Analysis*
  • Ethical Theory
  • Ethics, Medical*
  • Genetic Testing / standards*
  • Humans
  • Huntington Disease / genetics
  • Huntington Disease / prevention & control*
  • Mandatory Programs
  • Minors
  • Paternal Behavior
  • Paternalism*
  • Patient Participation*
  • Patient Selection
  • Personal Autonomy
  • Philosophy, Medical*
  • Physician's Role
  • Risk Assessment