Genetics: Overview and issues in child health
Christopher Jones Health Lecturer, University of Nottingham
When the normal growth and development of a child fails it can cause major developmental and clinical problems. It is important that nurses understand the rationale behind genetic tests and therapies for diseases such as cystic fibrosis and childhood cancers.
Nursing Children and Young People. 16, 6, 37-42. doi: 10.7748/paed2004.07.16.6.37.c934