Psychiatric genetics: a survey of psychiatrists' knowledge, opinions, and practice patterns.

@article{Finn2005PsychiatricGA,
  title={Psychiatric genetics: a survey of psychiatrists' knowledge, opinions, and practice patterns.},
  author={Christine T. Finn and Marsha Wilcox and Bruce R Korf and Deborah Blacker and Stephanie R Racette and Pamela Sklar and Jordan W. Smoller},
  journal={The Journal of clinical psychiatry},
  year={2005},
  volume={66 7},
  pages={
          821-30
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Knowledge about the genetic basis of psychiatric illness is growing rapidly, and psychiatrists may be called upon to incorporate this information into clinical practice. The goal of this study was to assess psychiatrists' familiarity with and attitudes toward genetic information. METHOD We surveyed 844 participants, the majority of whom were psychiatrists, attending a continuing medical education course in the fall of 2002 and measured knowledge, opinions, and current practice… 

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