General Practitioners

As a General Practitioner you will often be the first point of contact for members of your community with a diagnosis or suspected diagnosis of neurofibromatosis (NF).

Rapid advances in genetic medicine have meant that there is often a higher need for you to provide information and referrals to those affected by NF.

Below are some resources you may find valuable in managing and treating patients with NF. Please note this section will be updated from time to time as new information becomes available.

  • Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of individuals with neurofibromatosis 1

  • Annual Review Of Children With Neurofibromatosis Type 1

  • The 2012 NF1 Review Checklist

  • eviQ Risk Management for Neurofibromatosis Type 1

  • eviQ Risk Management for Neurofibromatosis Type 2

  • The National Health and Medical Research Council's Genetics in Medicine Handbook for GPs