Smit, Amelia K; Keogh, Louise A; Newson, A.J.; Hersch, Jolyn; Butow, Phyllis; Cust, Anne E(Karger (Journal: Public Health Genomics), 2015)
Aim: To explore the potential emotional and behavioural impact of providing information on personalised genomic risk to the public, using melanoma as an example, to aid research translation.
Methods: We conducted four ...
Background: Regulating the use of genetic information in insurance is an issue of ongoing international debate. In Australia, providers of life and other mutually rated insurance products can request applicants to disclose ...
Smit, Amelia K; Keogh, Louise A; Hersch, Jolyn; Newson, A.J.; Butow, Phyllis; Williams, Gabrielle; Cust, Anne E(John Wiley & Sons Ltd. (Journal: Health Expectations), 2016-12)
Background: Personalized genomic risk information has the potential
to motivate behaviour change and promote population health,
but the success of this will depend upon effective risk communication