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How should preconceptional cystic fibrosis carrier screening be provided? Opinions of potential providers and the target population.

Authors
  • Poppelaars, Francis A M1
  • Henneman, Lidewij
  • Adèr, Herman J
  • Cornel, Martina C
  • Hermens, Rosella P M G
  • van der Wal, Gerrit
  • ten Kate, Leo P
  • 1 Department of Clinical Genetics and Human Genetics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Type
Published Article
Journal
Community genetics
Publication Date
2003
Volume
6
Issue
3
Pages
157–165
Identifiers
PMID: 15237200
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Different intervention strategies will be necessary to overcome the obstacles in the implementation. The positive attitude towards CF carrier screening in combination with the willingness of the potential providers to participate in the screening programme will make it easier to overcome the obstacles.

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