Genetics Summit 2021: Delivering Diagnosis, Laila Andoni

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Delivering a Difficult Diagnosis with Hope
Laila Andoni, MS, CGC
Genetic Counselor
Intermountain Healthcare

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Additional resources from the speaker:

SPIKES information:

University of Utah Health Article on SPIKES protocol here

Article and video on SPIKES  here 

Some more videos:

Shows a BAD and GOOD example of delivering difficult news for a pediatric diagnosis of a brain tumor here

This shows an example of using SPIKES in an adult setting related to an infection, but it is nice because it shows the different steps in action  here

This is a cartoon about steps in delivering difficult news here


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