How to treat familial cancer

Trainer, Alison and Ward, Robyn (2010) How to treat familial cancer. Australian Doctor, 29-36.

Author Trainer, Alison
Ward, Robyn
Title How to treat familial cancer
Journal name Australian Doctor
ISSN 1039-7116
Publication date 2010-06
Year available 2010
Sub-type Critical review of research, literature review, critical commentary
Open Access Status
Start page 29
End page 36
Total pages 6
Place of publication Chatswood, Australia
Publisher Cirrus Media
Language eng
Formatted abstract
The article discloses information on familial cancer. It states that cancer can be induced genetically because of germ-line mutation or alterations of genetic information. It mentions several familial diseases including colorectal cancer, paragangliomas, breast cancer, and ovarian cancer. It also elaborates how molecular genetic screening can help in determining disease incidence.
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Non-UQ

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Critical review of research, literature review, critical commentary
Collection: Office of the Vice-Chancellor
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Created: Tue, 17 Feb 2015, 10:44:50 EST by Ms Kate Rowe on behalf of Office of Deputy Vice-Chancellor (International)