Concerns about cancer risk and experiences with genetic testing in a diverse population of patients with breast cancer.

@article{Jagsi2015ConcernsAC,
  title={Concerns about cancer risk and experiences with genetic testing in a diverse population of patients with breast cancer.},
  author={Reshma Jagsi and Kent A. Griffith and Allison W. Kurian and Monica Morrow and Ann Hamilton and John J. Graff and Steven J. Katz and Sarah T Hawley},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  year={2015},
  volume={33 14},
  pages={1584-91}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate preferences for and experiences with genetic testing in a diverse cohort of patients with breast cancer identified through population-based registries, with attention to differences by race/ethnicity. METHODS We surveyed women diagnosed with nonmetastatic breast cancer from 2005 to 2007, as reported to the SEER registries of metropolitan Los Angeles and Detroit, about experiences with hereditary risk evaluation. Multivariable models evaluated correlates of a strong desire… CONTINUE READING

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