Distinguishing research from clinical care in cancer genetics: theoretical justifications and practical strategies.

@article{Hallowell2009DistinguishingRF,
  title={Distinguishing research from clinical care in cancer genetics: theoretical justifications and practical strategies.},
  author={Nina Hallowell and S. Cooke and Gill Crawford and Anneke M Lucassen and Michael P. Parker},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2009},
  volume={68 11},
  pages={
          2010-7
        }
}
The relationship between clinical research and clinical care is often perceived as unclear, particularly in highly technological subspecialties. This ambiguity is illustrated in cancer genetics where research protocols are frequently used to provide access to procedures that may be offered as a clinical service in other specialties. The project on which this paper is based investigated lay and expert perceptions of the activities which take place within the cancer genetics clinic. Semi… CONTINUE READING

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