Cancer nursing and genomics
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Cancer nursing and genomics

Daniel Allen Health writer

Genetic information is making personalised medicine possible – and nurses need to understand what it means for patients

Genomics is bringing rapid advancement in the understanding and treatment of disease and rare conditions. Health Education England says it is beginning to have an impact right across healthcare and that nurses in all areas need to know how genomics is relevant to their role.

Cancer Nursing Practice. 20, 2, 17-19. doi: 10.7748/cnp.20.2.17.s10

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