Get Frenetic about Genetics with Dallas Reed MD
Join us at the forefront as we talk genetic testing in primary care with Dr Dallas Read, esteemed gynecologist and **the only** medical geneticist at Tufts Medical Center. Topics include: what internists should be comfortable testing for in the office, how and when to refer for screening, what tests to order, how to interpret test results, how to handle direct-to-consumer results or requests, and so much more! For years, the medical community has been talking about the immense potential for genetic testing to guide diagnosis and treatment. But has it realized its full potential? ACP members can visit https://acponline.org/curbsiders to claim free CME-MOC credit for this episode and show notes (goes live 0900 EST).
Coming to you from the Curbsiders, we hope you’ll enjoy this latest episode about the genes you wear, whether you want to put them on or not. Genes, Genes, they’re (maybe) good for your heart. But do patients want to know if they are, or if they aren’t?
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Written and produced by: Nora Taranto MS4
CME questions by: Nora Taranto MS4
Hosts: Stuart Brigham MD, Matthew Watto MD, Nora Taranto MS4
Images and infographics: Beth Garbitelli MS1
Edited by: Matthew Watto MD, Chris Chiu MD
Guest: Dr. Dallas Reed MD[Read More…] about #139 Genetic Testing in Primary Care