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Table 3 Short list of tips and resources for making genetic diagnoses in child psychiatry

From: Overview: referrals for genetic evaluation from child psychiatrists

1. Take a family history
2. Measure and plot head circumference percentiles
3. Inspect the skin
4. Take note of dysmorphic features
5. Know your genetics referral colleagues
6. Short list of genetic resources
 GeneReviews®: http://www.genereviews.org/
 Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM)®: http://www.omim.org/
 Genetics Home Reference: http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/