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New developments in genetics-knowledge, attitudes and information needs of practice nurses.

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BACKGROUND: In response to increased referrals to geneticists and the predicted patient demand for genetic counselling, it has been proposed that some genetics services should be provided in primary care. Practice nurses are ideally placed to collect family history information and advise patients accordingly in new patient, family planning, well women/men and chronic disease clinics, but little is known about their knowledge, skills and attitudes towards providing genetic advice. OBJECTIVES: ...

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10.1093/fampra/18.5.475

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Bankhead, C More by this author
Qureshi, N More by this author
Campbell, H More by this author
Austoker, J More by this author
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Journal:
Family practice
Volume:
18
Issue:
5
Pages:
475-486
Publication date:
2001-10-05
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EISSN:
1460-2229
ISSN:
0263-2136
URN:
uuid:2cccfaf0-288e-4b5d-b7aa-37b794d33d2c
Source identifiers:
215537
Local pid:
pubs:215537

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