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Prophylactic surgery decisions and surveillance practices one year following BRCA1/2 testing.
BACKGROUND Although genetic testing for breast cancer risk is clinically available, its impact on health-related behaviors is unknown. This study examined prophylactic surgery and surveillance… Expand
Evaluation of the needs of male carriers of mutations in BRCA1 or BRCA2 who have undergone genetic counseling.
- A. Liede, K. Metcalfe, +5 authors S. Narod
- Biology, Medicine
- American journal of human genetics
- 1 December 2000
To date, the concerns of men at risk of inheriting a BRCA1 mutation or a BRCA2 mutation have received little attention. It had been anticipated that few men would be interested in predictive testing… Expand
Teamwork training with nursing and medical students: does the method matter? Results of an interinstitutional, interdisciplinary collaboration
- C. Hobgood, G. Sherwood, +8 authors J. Taekman
- Quality and Safety in Health Care
- 27 April 2010
Objectives The authors conducted a randomised controlled trial of four pedagogical methods commonly used to deliver teamwork training and measured the effects of each method on the acquisition of… Expand
A descriptive study of BRCA1 testing and reactions to disclosure of test results
The identification of the BRCA1 gene is a powerful tool for predicting a patient's lifetime risk for carcinoma of the breast and ovary when she has hereditary breast/ovarian carcinoma (HBOC)… Expand
An update on DNA-based BRCA1/BRCA2 genetic counseling in hereditary breast cancer.
- H. Lynch, P. Watson, +8 authors S. Narod
- Biology, Medicine
- Cancer genetics and cytogenetics
- 1 March 1999
The identification of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations has enabled physicians to identify persons at high risk for carcinoma of the breast and ovary in hereditary breast-ovarian cancer (HBOC) families. Many… Expand
EFFECTIVE RESUSCITATION BY NURSES: PERCEIVED BARRIERS AND NEEDS
- Tonya Rutherford Hemming, M. Hudson, C. Durham, Kathleen Richuso
- Journal for nurses in staff development : JNSD…
- 1 September 2003
Nurses work in a variety of clinical settings. Some of these areas involve care of patients with acute illnesses while others do not. No matter in which setting a nurse works, the possibility exists… Expand
The GI clinical nurse specialist: a generic role delineation. SGNA Masters Prepared Special Interest Group.
- D. Barnie, C. Durham, M. Gruber, B. Finnegan, A. Tealey
- Gastroenterology nursing : the official journal…
- 1 October 1991
We may have a role but find it difficult to specifically define it. As various specialties have emerged, roles have developed based on patient or physician need or practitioner innovation. This… Expand
Handle with care: a new curriculum for safe patient handling and movement at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Bubba Cunningham touched upon some of the important recent legal developments affecting intercollegiate athletics, including the O’Bannon lawsuit, the Kessler lawsuit, and the Northwestern football… Expand
Teaching signs and symptoms assessment skills: solutions to difficult teaching issues in palliative care.
Infusing Quality and Safety Education for Nurses into Your Curriculum: A Workshop Funded by a grant from The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Funding for this conference was made possible by grant number R13HS024889 from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). The views expressed in written conference materials or… Expand