- A primer on genetic testingCarolyn M Constantin
Division of Laboratory Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 50:197-204. 2005..The purpose of this primer is to provide a basic understanding of genetic testing, discuss current issues related to the use of tests, and outline practical steps for critically using genetic tests in clinical practice...
- Widening gap in age at muscular dystrophy-associated death between blacks and whites, 1986-2005Aileen Kenneson
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Neurology 75:982-9. 2010..Although treatments slow the progression, these disorders lead to early death, usually due to cardiac or respiratory failure...