Is uptake of genetic testing for colorectal cancer influenced by knowledge of insurance implications?

Warwick P Anderson
Med J Aust 2010; 192 (2): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2010.tb03441.x
Published online: 18 January 2010

To the Editor: The research article by Keogh and colleagues1 on uptake of genetic testing and insurance implications highlights the need to ensure that Australian insurance industry policy in relation to genetic testing does not increase the risk of adverse health outcomes.

  • Warwick P Anderson

  • National Health and Medical Research Council, Canberra, ACT.



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