As if it’s not hard enough to be facing up to a diagnosis of an inherited heart disease, genetic testing itself could be adding to the psychological burden. Dr Jodie Ingles, a cardiac genetic counsellor at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, told CSANZ 2018 there is growing evidence that changes in genetic testing practices are ...
Angst and uncertainty with inherited heart disease: “every family should be offered psychological support”
By Mardi Chapman
7 Aug 2018