Table 4

Most cited studies on genetic discrimination in life insurance.

Ranking

Date

Authors

Title

Reference

Number of citations


1.

1992

PR Billings, MA Kohn, M de Cuevas, J Beckwith, JS Alper and MR Natowicz

Discrimination as a consequence of genetic testing

[13]

Web of Science: 287

Google Scholar: 436

2.

1996

EV Lapham, C Kozma and JO Weiss

Genetic discrimination: perspectives of consumers

[18]

Web of Science: 181

Google Scholar: 255

3.

1996

LN Geller, JS Alper, PR Billings, CI Barash, J Beckwith and MR Natowicz

Individual, family, and societal dimensions of genetic discrimination: a case study analysis

[17]

Web of Science: N/A

Google Scholar: 127

4.

2004

M Watson, C Foster, R Eeles, D Ashley, R Davidson, J Mackay, PJ Morrison, P Hopwood, DGR Evans and Psychosocial Study Collaborators

Psychosocial impact of breast/ovarian (BRCA1/2) cancer-predictive genetic testing in a UK multi-centre clinical cohort

[29]

Web of Science: 60

Google Scholar: 92

5.

1998

L Low, S King and T Wilkie

Genetic discrimination in life insurance: empirical evidence from a cross sectional survey of genetic support groups in the United Kingdom

[4]

Web of Science: 57

Google Scholar: 99


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