This article considers the general issues surrounding screening, in particular the problems involved in the collection and use of information derived from screening.
Different forms of screening entail particular problems, which have their own ethical complexities.
The legal and ethical issues arising from screening are likely to assume greater significance.
The screening opportunities afforded by the Human Genome Project will provide humanity with choices that would have been inconceivable to any previous generation.
Mots-clés Pascal : Dépistage, Ethique, Aspect juridique, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Medical screening, Ethics, Legal aspect, Human
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 99-0110092
Code Inist : 002B30A09. Création : 16/11/1999.