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Genetic testing : care, consent, and liability

Author: Neil F Sharpe; Ronald F Carter
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Liss, ©2006.
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"Genetic Testing: Care, Consent, and Liability offers the only complete, practical treatment of the genetic, clinical, ethical, and legal issues surrounding genetic testing. The authors present protocols, policies, and models of care that are currently in use, and explain the legal framework for genetic testing and counseling that has developed in North America, particularly with regard to the law of medical  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Neil F Sharpe; Ronald F Carter
ISBN: 9780471649878 0471649872
OCLC Number: 62085469
Description: xxv, 594 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Genetic counseling and the physician-patient relationship --
Communication --
Psychological aspects --
Duty of care --
Family history --
Referral and diagnosis --
Informed consent --
Prenatal screening and diagnosis --
Genetics of common neurological disorders --
Newborn and carrier screening --
Susceptibility testing --
Test samples and laboratory protocols --
Risk assessment --
Test results: communication and counseling --
Confidentiality, disclosure, and recontact --
Appendix 1: New genetics and the protection of information --
Appendix 2: Web resources.
Responsibility: Neil F. Sharpe, Ronald F. Carter.
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