For the benefit of all

TitleFor the benefit of all
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1993
AuthorsDurfy, SJ, Peters, JA
JournalHastings Center Report
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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