Oocyte donors comprehension as assessed by the EDICT Egg Donor Informed Consent Tool

Tuesday, December 31, 2013
For the first time, we report oocyte donors’ comprehension of the process and risks associated with oocyte donation as assessed by the Egg Donor Informed Consent Tool (EDICT).

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Consideration of the gestational carrier a committee opinion

Friday, May 31, 2013
This statement considers the protective safeguards that need to be in place to ensure the ethical treatment of gestational carriers.

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Egg Donor Informed Consent Tool EDICT development and validation of a new informed consent tool for oocyte donors

Tuesday, April 30, 2013
We describe the development of a new valid reliable tool (Egg Donor Informed Consent Tool [EDICT]) for assessing oocyte donors’ understanding of the process and risks associated with oocyte donation.

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Oocyte donation and the therapeutic misconception

Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Reflections on "Egg donor informed consent tool (EDICT): Development and validation of a novel informed consent tool for oocyte donors" by Skillern et al.

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Genetic evaluation procedures at sperm banks in the United States

Tuesday, April 30, 2013
The genetic evaluation processes at sperm donor facilities were evaluated. Results show variability in the genetic education content and methods of obtaining informed consent from donor applicants.

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Preimplantation genetic diagnosis A systematic review of litigation in the face of new technology

Thursday, November 1, 2012
The IVF facilities providing PGD services expose themselves to liability for misdiagnosis. Conducting the procedure in a competent manner and providing proper informed consent may deter litigation.

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Informing egg donors of the potential for embryonic research: a survey of consent forms from U.S. in vitro fertilization clinics

Friday, May 25, 2012
We analyzed 66 in vitro fertilization clinics’ egg donor consent forms for information related to potential research on resultant embryos and found that most forms lack such information.

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