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The C. Everett Koop Papers

Title:
Baby Doe. . . And the 'No-Answer Syndrome': Presented at the Milwaukee Children's Hospital of the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin pdf (1,828,142 Bytes) ocr (30,306 Bytes)
Baby Doe. . . And the 'No-Answer Syndrome': Presented at the Milwaukee Children's Hospital of the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Description:
In this speech, Koop reviewed the debate over the rights of newborns with congenital birth defects to medical and surgical treatment during the two years since the birth of "Baby Doe," the case that first triggered the debate and federal involvement in it.
Number of Image Pages:
34 (1,828,142 Bytes)
Date:
1984-08-09 (August 9, 1984)
Creator:
Koop, C. Everett
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Patient Care
Judgment
Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)
Prejudice
Ethics, Medical
Exhibit Category:
Congenital Birth Defects and the Medical Rights of Children: The "Baby Doe" Controversy
Box Number: 104
Folder Number: 38
Unique Identifier:
QQBBFC
Document Type:
Speeches
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Speeches, Lectures, Papers, 1958-2004
SubSeries: 1984-1985
Folder: Address- "Baby Doe and the 'No Answer Syndrome'"- Milwaukee Children's Hospital- Medical College of WI, Milwaukee, WI, 1984 Aug 09
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-08-14
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