Communicating Genetic Risk
This comprehensive text provides clinicians with practical and evidence-based guidelines to achieve effective, patient-centered communication in the areas of cancer and palliative care. Written by an outstanding panel of international experts, it integrates empirical findings with clinical wisdom, draws on historical approaches and presents a state-of-the-art curriculum for applied communication skills training for the specialist oncologist, surgeon, nurse and other multi-disciplinary team members involved in cancer care today.[From publisher's website]
Lobb, E. A., & Gaff, C. (2010). Communicating genetic risk. In D. Kissane, B. Bultz, P. Butow & I. Finlay (Eds.), Handbook of communication in oncology and palliative care. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press.