Intended for primary care audiences, this course discusses two common genetic predictors of cancer – BRCA and Lynch syndrome. It explains how to measure a patient’s genetic risk of cancer and how to identify carriers of these genes.
Released: Aug. 1, 2012
Expires: Aug. 1, 2015
Primary care physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
Measure the patient’s risk of genetic cancer; and
Detect patients who are likely to carry BRCA and Lynch genes.