Informed Consent in Predictive Genetic Testing: A Revised Model

Informed Consent in Predictive Genetic Testing: A Revised Model

by Jessica Minor

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2015)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783319385587
Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Publication date: 11/04/2016
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2015
Pages: 232
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)

About the Author

Jessica Minor is an assistant professor of health sciences at Bob Jones University, where she teaches public health, global health, and medical ethics. She received her doctoral degree in health care ethics from Duquesne University. Previously, she was a member of the ethics committee at the University of Connecticut Health Center and an adjunct faculty member of Medical Ethics for UConn’s medical school. Dr. Minor's main focus is genetic ethics, medical ethics, and patient understanding of the genetic testing and counseling process.

Table of Contents

Introduction.- Predictive Genetic Testing.- The History and Components of Informed Consent.- Revised Model of Informed Consent.- Application of the Revised Model.- Conclusion.

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