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Advances in Predictive, Preventive and Personalised Medicine

Preventive and Predictive Genetics: Towards Personalised Medicine

Editors: Grech, Godfrey, Grossman, Iris (Eds.)

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  • Current knowledge on Pharmacogenetics and its central role to Personalised Medicine
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Pharmacogenomics supports personalized medicine by translating genome-based knowledge into clinical practice, offering enhanced benefit for patients and health-care systems at large. Current routine practice for diagnosing and treating patients is conducted by correlating parameters such as age, gender and weight with risks and expected treatment outcomes. In the new era of personalized medicine the healthcare provider is equipped with improved ability to prevent, diagnose, treat and predict outcomes on the basis of complex information sources, including genetic and genomic data.  Targeted therapy and reliable prediction of expected outcomes offer patients access to better healthcare management, by way of identifying the therapies effective for the relevant patient group, avoiding prescription of unnecessary treatment and reducing the likelihood of developing adverse drug reactions.

Table of contents (13 chapters)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Preventive and Predictive Genetics: Towards Personalised Medicine
Editors
  • Godfrey Grech
  • Iris Grossman
Series Title
Advances in Predictive, Preventive and Personalised Medicine
Series Volume
9
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-15344-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-15344-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-15343-8
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-38057-5
Series ISSN
2211-3495
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 378
Number of Illustrations
10 b/w illustrations, 8 illustrations in colour
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