TABLE 1

The SCREEN Mnemonic for Family History Collection

SCSome concerns“Do you have any (some) concerns about diseases or conditions that run in the family?”
RReproduction“Have there been any problems with pregnancy, infertility, or birth defects in your family?”
EEarly disease, death, or disability“Have any members of your family died or become sick at an early age?”
EEthnicity“How would you describe your ethnicity?” or “Where were your parents born?”
NNongenetic“Are there any other risk factors or nonmedical conditions that run in your family?”