Consumer Perceptions of Interactions With Primary Care Providers After Direct-to-Consumer Personal Genomic Testing.

TitleConsumer Perceptions of Interactions With Primary Care Providers After Direct-to-Consumer Personal Genomic Testing.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2016
Authorsvan der Wouden, C. H., Carere, D. A., Maitland-van der Zee, A. H., Ruffin, M. T., Roberts, J. S., & Green, R. C.
Corporate AuthorsImpact of Personal Genomics Study Group
JournalAnnals of internal medicine
Volume164
Issue8
Pagination513-22
Date Published2016 Apr 19
ISSN1539-3704
KeywordsAdult, Aged, Attitude of Health Personnel, Consumer Behavior, Direct-To-Consumer Screening and Testing, Female, Genetic Testing, Genomics, Humans, Longitudinal Studies, Male, Middle Aged, Perception, Physician-Patient Relations, Physicians, Primary Care, Prospective Studies, United States, Young Adult
Abstract

Direct-to-consumer (DTC) personal genomic testing (PGT) allows individuals to learn about their genetic makeup without going through a physician, but some consumers share their results with their primary care provider (PCP).

DOI10.7326/M15-0995
Alternate JournalAnn. Intern. Med.