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Lay perspectives on receiving different types of genomic secondary findings: a qualitative vignette study

Abstract:

Genome‐wide sequencing may generate secondary findings (SFs). It is recommended that validated, clinically actionable SFs are reported back to patients/research participants. To explore publics’ perspectives on the best ways to do this, we performed a vignette study among Finnish adults. Our aim was to explore how lay people react to different types of hypothetical genomic SFs. Participants received a hypothetical letter revealing a SF predisposing to a severe but actionable disease—cardiovas...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1007/s10897-018-0288-7

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Vornanen, M More by this author
Aktan-Collan, K More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Subgroup:
Population Health
Kontinnen, H More by this author
Haukkala, A More by this author
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Funding agency for:
Haukkala, A
Publisher:
Springer Verlag Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Genetic Counseling Journal website
Volume:
28
Issue:
2
Pages:
343-354
Publication date:
2018-12-14
Acceptance date:
2018-08-02
DOI:
EISSN:
1573-3599
ISSN:
1059-7700
Pubs id:
pubs:908819
URN:
uri:a9651212-85f2-4d19-9c17-c53f1a023b92
UUID:
uuid:a9651212-85f2-4d19-9c17-c53f1a023b92
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pubs:908819

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