When access is an issue: exploring barriers to predictive testing for Huntington disease in British Columbia, Canada

@article{Hawkins2013WhenAI,
  title={When access is an issue: exploring barriers to predictive testing for Huntington disease in British Columbia, Canada},
  author={Alice K. Hawkins and Susan Creighton and Michael R. Hayden},
  journal={European Journal of Human Genetics},
  year={2013},
  volume={21},
  pages={148-153}
}
Predictive testing (PT) for Huntington disease (HD) requires several in-person appointments. This requirement may be a barrier to testing so that at risk individuals do not realize the potential benefits of PT. To understand the obstacles to PT in terms of the accessibility of services, as well as exploring mechanisms by which this issue may be addressed… CONTINUE READING