CHE PhD Completion 15-Dec-2014: Carrier testing in children: Exploration of current practice and views of parents of children with genetic conditions and genetic health professionals in Australia

9:30-10:30am, Mon 15th December 2014

Level 3, Seminar Room 302/303, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton

Danya Vears: PhD Candidate, Centre for Health Equity

Despite the majority of genetic guidelines recommending that carrier testing should not be performed in children, the literature suggests some parents desire this information about their children.  Yet few studies have investigated whether parents ever receive testing and why they feel it would be beneficial.

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