TableĀ 1

Examples of conditions for which family health history-based health risk assessment is useful

Risk algorithm based on family health history onlyRisk algorithms include family health history
Hereditary breast and ovarian cancerx
Hereditary non-polyposis colon cancer (Lynch syndrome)x
Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiencyx
Diabetes mellitus type 2x
Abdominal aortic aneurysmx
Coronary artery diseasex
Haemochromatosisx
Maturity-onset diabetes of the youngx
Inflammatory bowel diseasex
Strokex
Gastric cancerx
Renal cancerx
Age-related macular degenerationx