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In Pursuit of Perfection

Synopsis
A debate between mothers, doctors and people with various disabilities about the growth of antenatal screening and whether we are risking imposing false values about what makes a life worthwhile.
Series
Heart of the Matter, Series
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 30 min.
Year of production
1997
Availability
Free loan; Free loan (+p&p)
Subjects
Medical sciences
Keywords
antenatal care; disabled people; medical ethics

Credits

Cast
Joan Bakewell 

Sponsor

Name

BBC Television

Distributor

Name

Scottish Downs Syndrome Association

Phone
0131 313 4225
Fax
0131 313 4285
Address
158-160 Balgreen Road
E dinburgh
EH11 3AU

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