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The C. Everett Koop Papers

Title:
Address Presented to the National Down's Syndrome Congress, San Antonio, Texas pdf (1,572,489 Bytes) ocr (25,420 Bytes)
Address Presented to the National Down's Syndrome Congress, San Antonio, Texas
Description:
Reflecting on the "Baby Doe" controversy of 1982, Koop in his speech insisted that children with Down syndrome were entitled to a full range of medical and social services because they "have a right to every bit of life they can absorb."
Number of Image Pages:
30 (1,572,489 Bytes)
Date:
1984-10-27 (October 27, 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: 52
Unique Identifier:
QQBBFG
Document Type:
Speeches
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Speeches, Lectures, Papers, 1958-2004
SubSeries: 1984-1985
Folder: Address- National Down's Syndrome Congress, San Antonio, TX, 1984 Oct 27
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-08-14
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