Do religious restrictions influence ectopic pregnancy management? A national qualitative study.

Womens Health Issues. 2011 Mar-Apr;21(2):104-9.

Abstract

Do religious restrictions influence ectopic pregnancy management? A national qualitative study.

Foster AM, Dennis A, Smith F.

“The authors suggest that some catholic ethicists argue that although most are not viable, treatment that involves “direct action” against the embryo is not ethical. The authors conclude that such an approach may lead to delay in treatment and possible risk to patients”