Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Book
Author Coney, Sandra, author

Title The unfortunate experiment / Sandra Coney
Published Auckland, N.Z. ; Ringwood [Vic.] : Penguin, 1988
Auckland : Penguin Books, 1988
©1988

Copies

Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 WATERFT HEALTH  618.140656 Con/Uex  TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE
Description 287 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Series Penguin original
Penguin original.
Contents 1. The beginning -- 2. The interviews -- 3. The story -- 4. The reaction -- 5. The hearing -- 6. The women -- 7. The story of two women -- 8. The ethical and consent issues -- 9. The cross-examinations -- 10. The overseas experts -- 11. The local doctors -- 12. The bombshells -- 13. The institutions -- 14. The explanation -- 15. The implications
Summary Tells the full story behind the inquiry into the treatment of patients with carcinoma in situ at Auckland's National Women's Hospital
Analysis Cervical cancer
Gynaecologic cancer
Human experimentation
New Zealand
Overseas item
Notes Cover title: The unfortunate experiment: the full story behind the inquiry into cervical cancer treatment
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-281) and index
Notes Goodman Fielder Wattie Book Awards, 1989: 3rd place
Subject New Zealand. Committee of Inquiry into Allegations Concerning the Treatment of Cervical Cancer at National Women's Hospital and into Other Related Matters.
National Women's Hospital (Auckland, N.Z.)
Cancer -- Patients -- New Zealand.
Cancer -- Research.
Cancer -- Treatment -- Complications.
Cancer -- Treatment.
Cervix neoplasms
Cervix uteri -- Cancer -- Diagnosis.
Cervix uteri -- Cancer -- Treatment -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Cervix uteri -- Cancer -- Treatment -- New Zealand.
Cervix uteri -- Cancer.
Cervix uteri.
Medical ethics -- New Zealand.
Governmental investigations -- New Zealand.
Hospital patients -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- New Zealand.
Human experimentation in medicine -- New Zealand.
Human experimentation in medicine.
Medical ethics.
Women -- Health and hygiene -- New Zealand.
Women's health services -- New Zealand.
Cervix Uteri.
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms.
Ethics, Medical.
Human Experimentation.
New Zealand.
Author National Women's Hospital (Auckland)
LC no. 01001671
ISBN 0140116710
Other Titles The unfortunate experiment : the full story behind the inquiry into cervical cancer treatment
The unfortunate experiment : the full story behind the inquiry into cervical cancer treatment