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Men living with endometriosis: perceptions and experiences of male partners of women with the condition
Abstract details Submitter: Dr. Nicky Hudson De Montfort University Hawthorn Building, The Gateway Leicester Leicester LE1 9BH United Kingdom Authors: N. Hudson1, L. Culley1, H. Mitchell1, C. Law1, E. Denny2, ...
Cross-border reproductive travel
(Edward Elgar Publishing, 2015)
Oocyte cryopreservation for social reasons: demographic profile and disposal intentions of UK users
A small number of studies from the USA and Europe have provided some data on the profile and characteristics of women who have undergone oocyte cryopreservation for what has been termed elective, social or non-medical ...
‘We needed to change the mission statement of the marriage’: biographical disruptions, appraisals and revisions among couples living with endometriosis
The concept of biographical disruption has been widely applied in sociological explorations of chronic illness and has been subject to much theoretical scrutiny, reflection and development. However, little attention has ...
Motivations and barriers to exercise in chronic kidney disease: a qualitative study.
(Oxford University Press, 2015)
Treatment decision-making and support needs in heterosexual couples living with endometriosis
Endometriosis impacts upon a range of domains including intimate relationships. However, previous research has focused on the woman at the expense of her partner who may also be negatively affected by the condition and its ...
Gamete Donation and ‘Race’
Examining processes of gamete donation offers an opportunity to expose ideas about ‘race’ and examine perceptions about the racial substance that is ‘passed on’ from donor to offspring. Racial categories are of interest ...
Fertility and Reproductive Technologies
(Polity Books, 2015-01)
A survey of UK fertility clinics' approach to surrogacy arrangements
This paper draws on the findings of the first survey of surrogacy arrangements in Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) licensed fertility clinics since 1998. Given the complex social, ethical and legal issues ...
Information sharing in donor conception: comparing regulations, ethics and cultural practices in the UK and Belgium
(Paris Legal Publishers, 2015-07-03)
Within the context of donor conception, the significance of knowing about one’s genetic origins and the moral and legal status of this information has been the subject of on-going and vociferous debate in a number of Western ...