Clinical pharmacogenetic testing and application: Laboratory medicine clinical practice guidelines

Sollip Kim, Yeo Min Yun, Hyo Jin Chae, Hyun Jung Cho, Misuk Ji, In Suk Kim, Kyung A. Wee, Woochang Lee, Sang Hoon Song, Hye In Woo, Soo Youn Lee, Sail Chun

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Abstract

Pharmacogenetic testing for clinical applications is steadily increasing. Correct and adequate use of pharmacogenetic tests is important to reduce unnecessary medical costs and adverse patient outcomes. This document contains recommended pharmacogenetic testing guidelines for clinical application, interpretation, and result reporting through a literature review and evidence-based expert opinions for the clinical pharmacogenetic testing covered by public medical insurance in Korea. This document aims to improve the utility of pharmacogenetic testing in routine clinical settings.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)180-193
Number of pages14
JournalAnnals of laboratory medicine
Volume37
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017 Mar

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Biochemistry, medical

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    Kim, S., Yun, Y. M., Chae, H. J., Cho, H. J., Ji, M., Kim, I. S., Wee, K. A., Lee, W., Song, S. H., Woo, H. I., Lee, S. Y., & Chun, S. (2017). Clinical pharmacogenetic testing and application: Laboratory medicine clinical practice guidelines. Annals of laboratory medicine, 37(2), 180-193. https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2017.37.2.180