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REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH ACT: MEDICAL & ETHICAL ISSUES
By Maria Fidelis C. Manalo, MD, MSc
It is the objectives of this position paper: 1) to increase the awareness and sensitivity of our legislators to ethical problems that they confront as they propose to make reproductive health care a priority program of the government and to make it into one of the laws of the land; 2) to develop an understanding of bioethical concepts and principles and be able to apply them in the analysis of bioethical issues in reproductive health care; and 3) to help the Filipino public develop a mature reasoning and to act according to sound ethical judgment.