Genetic Counselor Recommendations for Cancer Predisposition Evaluation and Surveillance in the Pediatric Oncology Patient.

@article{Druker2017GeneticCR,
  title={Genetic Counselor Recommendations for Cancer Predisposition Evaluation and Surveillance in the Pediatric Oncology Patient.},
  author={Harriet Druker and Kristin Zelley and Rose B. McGee and Sarah Scollon and Wendy K. Kohlmann and Katherine A. Schneider and Kami Wolfe Schneider},
  journal={Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research},
  year={2017},
  volume={23 13},
  pages={
          e91-e97
        }
}
As the understanding of the genetic etiology of childhood cancers increases, the need for the involvement of experts familiar with the provision of genetic counseling for this population is paramount. In October 2016, the American Association for Cancer Research organized the AACR Childhood Cancer Predisposition Workshop in which international experts in pediatric cancer predisposition met to establish surveillance guidelines for children with cancer predisposition. Identifying for whom, when… CONTINUE READING
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