Laura, age 40 years, has had three miscarriages in the first trimester, and she and her husband are anxious to have their first child. She is considering a surrogate because she is worried she will have another miscarriage with a subsequent pregnancy.
1. What further information do you want to ask her to assist with her decision making?
2. How would you address her concerns about attempting another pregnancy?
3. Laura’s husband prefers they adopt because he is unsure about using a surrogate. How would you address his concerns?