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Author Teichler-Zallen, Doris.

Title To test or not to test [electronic resource] : a guide to genetic screening and risk / Doris Teichler Zallen.

Imprint New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xv, 198 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: genetic tests are different -- A brief overview of susceptibility-gene testing -- Am I at a higher risk for this disease than other people? -- Will the test give me useful information? -- Is this the right time in my life to be taking this test? -- Will the advantages gained from having the genetic information outweigh the disadvantages? -- Decisions, decisions -- Deciding about other types of genetic tests -- The future of genetic medicine.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Genetic screening.
Genetic disorders -- Risk factors.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780813543772 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0813543770 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780813543789 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0813543789 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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