Guidelines for Audiologists on the Benefits and Limitations of Genetic Testing.

@article{Mercer2015GuidelinesFA,
  title={Guidelines for Audiologists on the Benefits and Limitations of Genetic Testing.},
  author={Danielle Mercer},
  journal={American journal of audiology},
  year={2015},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={
          451-61
        }
}
PURPOSE This tutorial provides information to aid audiologists in determining when a referral for a genetics evaluation is appropriate for a patient with hearing loss. Direction is given on discussing the benefits and limitations of genetic testing with parents of children with hearing loss. METHOD Genetic patterns of inheritance are reviewed, particularly in reference to syndromic and nonsyndromic forms of hearing loss. A review of pertinent literature was performed. CONCLUSION… CONTINUE READING
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