Hereditary Breast Cancer/ Genetic Counseling and Testing

Articles

Long Term Reactions to Genetic Testing for BRCA 1 and BRCA 2 Mutations: Does Time Heal Women's Concerns?

Journal of Clinical Oncology: 29, # 32, pp. 4266-4272, 11/10/11. First author: Halbert, Chanita

Breast Cancer Prognosis in BRCA 1 and BRCA 2 Mutation Carriers: An International Prospective Breast Cancer Family Registry Population-Based Cohort Study

Journal of Clinical Oncology: Vol 30, # 1, 1/1/12, pp. 19-26. First author: Goodwin, PJ

Breast Cancer Risk for NonCarriers of Family-Specific BRCA 1 and BRCA 2 Mutations: Findings from the Breast Cancer Family Registry

Journal of Clinical Oncology: Vol 29, # 34, 12/1/2011, pp. 4505-4509. First author: Kurian, AW

Online Tool to Guide Decisions in BRCA 1/2 Mutation Carriers

Journal of Clinical Oncology: Vol. 30, # 5, 2/10/12. pp. 497-506. First author: Kurian, AW

Clincal Outcomes of Breast Cancer in Carriers of BRCA 1 and BRCA 2 Mutation Carriers

New England Journal of Medicine, Volume 357, 115-123, July 12, 2007.  First author: Rennert, Gad

Genetic Assessment of Breast and Ovarian Cancer Risk

OncLiveNursing.com, March/April, 2012, p. 14, Author: Gilbert, Beth

Expanding the Criteria for BRCA Mutation Testing in Breast Cancer Survivors

Journal of Clinical Oncology, Volume 28, # 27, September 20, 2010, pp. 4214-20.  First author: Kwon, Janice S.

Preventing Future Cancers by Testing Women With Ovarian Cancer for BRCA Mutations

Journal of Clinical Oncology, Volume 28, # 4, February 1, 2010, pp. 675-682.  First author: Kwon, Janice S.

How Often do BRCA Mutation Carriers Tell Their Young Children of the Family's Risk for Cancer? A Study of Parental Disclosureof BRCA Mutations to Minors and Young Adults

Journal of Clinical Oncology, Volume 25, # 24, August 20, 2007, ppl 3705-3711. First author: Bradbury, Angela R.

Scientific and Clinical data on Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer, including Clinical Management

This educational module is from the Myriad Genetic Laboratories' health care professionals link.

Risk Perception and Cancer Worries in Families at Increased Risk of Familial Breast/Ovarian Cancer

Volume 17, # 8, August, 2008, pp. 756-766.  First author: Mellon, Suzanne

Communication and Decision-Making about Seeking Inherited Cancer Risk Information: Findings from Female Survivor Relative Focus Groups

Journal of Psycho-Oncology, Volume 15, # 3, March, 2006, pp. 193-208.  First author: Mellon, Suzanne