Associations between self-referral and health behavior responses to genetic risk information.

TitleAssociations between self-referral and health behavior responses to genetic risk information.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2015
AuthorsChristensen, K. D., Roberts, J. S., Zikmund-Fisher, B. J., Kardia, S. L. R., McBride, C. M., Linnenbringer, E., & Green, R. C.
Corporate AuthorsREVEAL Study Group
JournalGenome medicine
Volume7
Issue1
Pagination10
Date Published2015
ISSN1756-994X
Abstract

Studies examining whether genetic risk information about common, complex diseases can motivate individuals to improve health behaviors and advance planning have shown mixed results. Examining the influence of different study recruitment strategies may help reconcile inconsistencies.

DOI10.1186/s13073-014-0124-0
Alternate JournalGenome Med