Identifying people at increased risk
This section of the website provides guidance on how to identify people at increased risk of a genetic condition.
By the end of this section you should be able to:
- recognise the clinical clues that may suggest that a condition has a genetic cause
- use pedigree symbols and relationship lines to draw a family tree
- recognise the genetic conditions that are screened for as part of antenatal and newborn screening programmes
- explain how some condition are more prevalent in particular populations