For the benefit of all

TitleFor the benefit of all
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1993
AuthorsDurfy, SJ, Peters, JA
JournalHastings Center Report
Volume23
Issue5
Pagination28-30
PublisherHastings Center
Type of ArticleCase Study
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number00930334
KeywordsCANCER , Case , Genetic
AbstractPresents a case study of a physician's recommendation for a patient to undergo cancer risk assessment and counseling due to a family history of cancer. Genetic susceptibility to breast and ovarian cancer; Linkage analysis in extended families; Clinical use of genetic susceptibility tests; Facilitation of patient's decisionmaking; Opportunities for public dialogue.
NotesHastings Center ReportAccession Number: 9402021183; Durfy, Sharon J. Peters, June A.; Source Info: Sep/Oct93, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p28; Subject Term: CANCER -- Genetic aspects; Subject Term: CASE studies; Subject Term: GENETIC counseling; Number of Pages: 3p; Document Type: Case Study; Full Text Word Count: 2263
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