Family
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 13

Saudi Diploma in Family Medicine Center of Post Graduate Studies i n F amily M edicine PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 121 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

Family Tree and Genograms. Saudi Diploma in Family Medicine Center of Post Graduate Studies i n F amily M edicine. Dr. Zekeriya Aktürk [email protected] www.aile.net. Objectives. At the end of this presentation, the participants should be able to; Describe the genogram

Download Presentation

Saudi Diploma in Family Medicine Center of Post Graduate Studies i n F amily M edicine

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


13

FamilyTree

andGenograms

Saudi Diploma in Family Medicine

Center of Post Graduate Studies in Family Medicine

Dr. Zekeriya Aktürk

[email protected]

www.aile.net

/ 13


Objectives

Objectives

  • At the end of this presentation, the participants should be able to;

    • Describe the genogram

    • List the components of a genogram

    • Discuss the indications for a genogram

    • Describe the family circle

    • Apply the family genogram in practice

    • Apply the family circle in practice

/ 13


Definition

Definition

  • GENOGRAM = GENETIC MAP

  • Also known as family tree but has additional features.

  • It visualizes hereditary patterns and psychological factors that punctuate relationships. It can be used to identify repetitive patterns of behavior and to recognize hereditary tendencies.

/ 13


Importance

Importance

  • Most important reasons for disease

    • Genetic factors

      • Autosomal

      • X dependent

      • Co-dominant

      • Multifactorial

    • Environmental

    • Nutrition

    • Exercise

    • Risky life styles

/ 13


13

/ 13


13

/ 13

http://www.genogram-analytics.com/sample-genograms/standard-symbols


13

Jacqueline

/ 13


The components of a genogram

The components of a genogram

  • Should contain 3 or more generations

  • All family members

  • Birth dates or ages

  • Death dates and reasons

  • Significant diseases

  • Members sharing the same housing

  • Marriages and separations

  • All children starting first one from the left

  • Key to the symbols used

  • Ergonomic components

/ 13


Benefits

Benefits

  • Allows fast evaluation of the family

  • Helps to communicate with other health professionals

  • Turns the patient into a bunch of information

  • Allows comparison of risk factors with other parameters

  • Allows early detection of high risk patients

  • Is useful in the patient education

/ 13


13

/ 13


Family circle

Family Circle

  • It’s a way to see the behavioral relationships within a family from the perspective of a family member.

  • The patient is asked to show family members starting from the closest one.

  • All family members, friends, even pets should be shown on the circle.

  • Date of the drawing should be mentioned. The family circle may be repeated after some time.

/ 13


13

01.11.2001

/ 13


Indications for genogram

Indications for genogram

  • Recurrent medical problems

  • Uncooperative patients

  • Somatization

  • Psychosomatic disorders (anorexia, obesity, asthma, diabetes…)

  • Family problems (separation, divorce…)

  • Substance abuse

/ 13


  • Login