Doctors' Conscientious Objection to Abortion Threatened

Townsend, Liz
April 2008
National Right to Life News;Apr2008, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p23
The author focuses on the implications of the November 2007 report of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists (ACOG) in regard to the policy of limiting the right of health care professionals to conscientiously object to the practice of abortion. The recertification issued by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG) to doctors must conform to the opinions of ACOG ethics board. The American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists disagrees with the principles of ACOG.


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