Paula M Saukko

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Affiliation: University of Exeter
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Patients' understanding of genetic susceptibility testing in mainstream medicine: qualitative study on thrombophilia
    Paula M Saukko
    ESRC Centre for Genomics in Society, University of Exeter, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:82. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Are genetic tests exceptional? Lessons from a qualitative study on thrombophilia
    Paula M Saukko
    ESRC Centre for Genomics in Society, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
    Soc Sci Med 63:1947-59. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Making sense of being at 'high risk' of coronary heart disease within primary prevention
    Hannah Farrimond
    Egenis, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
    Psychol Health 25:289-304. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessing family history of heart disease in primary care consultations: a qualitative study
    Ruth Hall
    ESRC Centre for Genomics in Society, Byrne House, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
    Fam Pract 24:435-42. 2007

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Publications4

  1. pmc Patients' understanding of genetic susceptibility testing in mainstream medicine: qualitative study on thrombophilia
    Paula M Saukko
    ESRC Centre for Genomics in Society, University of Exeter, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:82. 2007
    ..There are no studies on patients' experience and understanding of the process of testing for common genetic susceptibilities in mainstream medicine...
  2. ncbi request reprint Are genetic tests exceptional? Lessons from a qualitative study on thrombophilia
    Paula M Saukko
    ESRC Centre for Genomics in Society, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
    Soc Sci Med 63:1947-59. 2006
    ..However, the views of the subgroup indicate that some participants interpret thrombophilia as serious and/or need special support...
  3. doi request reprint Making sense of being at 'high risk' of coronary heart disease within primary prevention
    Hannah Farrimond
    Egenis, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
    Psychol Health 25:289-304. 2010
    ..Social position, such as gender and SES, was also implicated. CHD risk interventions should be context-sensitive to the life-course and social position of those who find themselves at 'high risk' of CHD in later middle-age...
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessing family history of heart disease in primary care consultations: a qualitative study
    Ruth Hall
    ESRC Centre for Genomics in Society, Byrne House, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
    Fam Pract 24:435-42. 2007
    ..Current primary prevention guidelines recommend the assessment of family history of coronary heart disease (CHD) to identify at-risk individuals...