Child-rearing ability and the provision of fertility services: an Ethics Committee opinion
Ethical considerations surrounding the provision of fertility services when there is concern regarding childrearing ability are discussed.
Volume 108, Issue 6, Pages 944–947
Ethics Committee of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine
Fertility programs may withhold services from prospective patients on the basis of well-grounded reasons that those patients will be unable to provide minimally adequate or safe care for offspring. This document was reviewed and updated; this version replaces the previous version of this document, last published July 2013 (Fertil Steril 2013;100:50-53).