Catalogue by titles / Secrets in the genes - Adoption, inheritance and genetic disease

Documentation presentation
ISS/IRC Code TOOL-ADOPT ENG-014
Partner
Title Secrets in the genes - Adoption, inheritance and genetic disease
Author TURNPENNY Peter
Generic unit

General information
Date published/issue 00-00-1995
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published
Editor
Publisher British Agencies for Adoption and Fostering, Skyline House, 200 Union Street, London SE1 0XL
Distributor
Page 226
Price £12.95
ISBN 1 873868 16 2
Type of material Book
Language of document

Document information
Document description Guide
Country concerned UNITED KINGDOM
Index Secrecy-origin
Child-rights
Child-health-info
Origins-info
Worktool
Child-interest
Free text Book that treats the delicate problem concerning family medical history within the confidentiality of adoption records, and how this can affect the lives of adopted people, particularly in the case of genetically transmitted diseases

Document qualification
Degree of interest Valuable
Work area Health
Legal
Psychology
Potential users All
Other potential users Adopt-Agency
Adopt-Parents
Court