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Genetic counseling

Walter Fuhrmann

Genetic counseling

a guide for the practicing physician

by Walter Fuhrmann

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Published by Longmans, Springer Verlag in Harlow, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Genetic counseling.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Walter Fuhrmann [and] Friedrich Vogel; translated [from the German] by Sabine Kurth.
    SeriesHeidelberg science library,, 10
    ContributionsVogel, Friedrich, 1925- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRB155 .F813 1969
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 106 p.
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4962071M
    ISBN 100582445108
    LC Control Number76451773

    These are called “germline mutations” and cause inherited (or hereditary) cancer conditions. Genetic counseling and testing help to identify and care for these patients and their families. Genetic counseling and testing may be recommended right after a cancer diagnosis or Author: Megan Mortenson, Cgc. Certification process Applicants should apply for the examination online through our partner PSI. Once on this website, choose the Candidates menu item, health care category, and then American Board of Genetic Counseling.

    Genetic counseling is the communication process that aims to help individuals, couples, and families understand and adapt to the medical, psychological, familial, and reproductive implications of the genetic contributions to disease [1]. Genetic Counseling: What is it? Who does it? Judith Tsipis, PhD Director, Genetic Counseling Program Brandeis University June With special thanks to Nathalie McIntosh, CGC, CCGC, for sharing her expertise and slides for this talk.

    Certification in genetic counseling is available by the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC). Requirements include documentation of the following: a graduate degree in genetic counseling, clinical experience in an ABGC-approved training site or sites, a log book of 50 supervised cases, and successful completion of both the general and. Genetic Counselling, Second Edition covers genetic counseling, which is mainly concerned with advising people about the risk that a member of a family will suffer from a congenital or hereditary disorder.


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Sep 20,  · The first book devoted exclusively to the principles and practice of genetic counseling—now in a new edition First published inA Guide to Genetic Counseling quickly became a bestselling and widely recognized text, used nationally and internationally in genetic counseling training programs.

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