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eBook Practical Genetic Counselling ePub

  • ISBN: 0723607370
  • Category: Evolution
  • Subcategory: Math Science
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann; Second Edition edition
  • ePub book: 1548 kb
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Practical exercises help build confidence and skills to unleash your inner investigator.

Practical exercises help build confidence and skills to unleash your inner investigator.

The process integrates: Interpretation of family and medical histories to assess the chance of disease occurrence or recurrence. Education about inheritance, testing, management, prevention, resources.

The book will be useful for many general practitioners who seek a greater understanding of the field of genetics and genetic counselling without getting bogged down in the details of each genetic condition.

This book covers the broad area of congenital malformation syndromes and dysmorphology. This text then examines how a Mendelian inheritance may be established by a combination of clinical diagnosis.

counselors already working in it, Practical Genetic Counseling for the Laboratory offers readers a standardized approach to a dynamic subject matter that will help shape the field's future. McKinsey L. Goodenberger, MS, CGC, is a Genetic Counselor in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. Brittany C. Thomas, MS, CGC, is a Genetic Counselor Supervisor in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN.

Genetic Counselling: the Wider Picture Population Aspects of Genetic Counselling and Genetic Screening Genetics and Society. Appendix: Useful Information in Connection with Genetic Counselling. We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to instructors considering our books for course adoption. Request an e-inspection copy.

There are many reasons to seek genetic counseling. A genetic counselor meets with you to discuss genetic risks. The counseling may be for yourself or a family member. Or you may get it when you are planning or expecting a baby. You may follow up with genetic testing. There are many reasons to seek genetic counseling. You may consider it if you. Have a personal or family history of a genetic condition or birth defect.

The book defines the core competencies and covers the genetic counseling process from case initiation to completion-in addition to addressing global professional issues-with an emphasis on describing fundamental principles.

The book defines the core competencies and covers the genetic counseling process from case initiation to completion-in addition to addressing global professional issues-with an emphasis on describing fundamental principles and practices. This is a dummy description. First published in 1998, A Guide to Genetic Counseling quickly became a bestselling and widely recognized text, used nationally and internationally in genetic counseling training programs.