Psychological evaluation of familial ovarian cancer screening (PsyFOCS): A study outline

September 2007
Journal of Medical Genetics;Sep2007 Supplement 1, Vol. 44, pS130
Academic Journal
An abstract of the study "Psychological evaluation of familial ovarian cancer screening (PsyFOCS): A study outline" is presented.


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