Genomics in general practice covers a number of key areas for which patients will be seeking advice from their GPs, such as:

  • family history
  • personal genomic testing
  • genetic counselling
  • diabetes
  • mental health conditions
  • newborn screening
  • prenatal testing
  • reproductive carrier screening.

The guide consists of a series of more than 30 summaries that provide key information a GP would need to manage common genetic conditions and issues around testing in primary care.