Introduction to the genetics series
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Introduction to the genetics series

Maggie Kirk Lead professional specialist (nursing), NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre, School of Care Sciences, University of Glamorgan, Wales

This article provides a brief introduction to a seven-week series of articles that are underpinned by a competence-based genetics education framework. The series of articles aims to raise awareness of genetics and help readers develop confidence in dealing appropriately with genetic issues that arise in their area of practice.

Nursing Standard. 20, 1, 48-48. doi: 10.7748/ns2005.09.20.1.48.c3954