Laura A Covarrubias

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PURPOSE To improve survivors' awareness and knowledge of fertility preservation counseling and treatment options, this study engaged survivors and providers to design, develop, and field-test Pathways: a fertility preservation patient decision aid website for young women with cancer©. METHODS Using an adapted user-centered design process, our stakeholder(More)
e279 Background: Many patients use Internet discussion forums to seek support and advice on medical conditions, including cancer and fertility. Online discussions about medical issues have been demonstrated to influence patients' decisions about their care. The objective of this study was to explore online discussions that patients have about cancer and(More)
114 Background: Treatment-related infertility is a source of long-term psychological distress in cancer survivors, particularly among women. Decisions about fertility preservation (FP) are made under conditions of high stress and time pressure, which may contribute to the relatively low uptake of FP among women with cancer. Little is known about the effect(More)
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