Effect of genetic counseling and testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations in African American women: a randomized trial.

@article{Halbert2010EffectOG,
  title={Effect of genetic counseling and testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations in African American women: a randomized trial.},
  author={Chanita Hughes Halbert and Lisa Kessler and Andrea B. Troxel and Jill Elise Stopfer and S Domchek},
  journal={Public health genomics},
  year={2010},
  volume={13 7-8},
  pages={
          440-8
        }
}
BACKGROUND Limited empirical data are available on the effects of genetic counseling and testing among African American women. OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effects of genetic counseling and testing in African American women based on different levels of exposure: (a) women who were randomized to culturally tailored (CTGC) and standard genetic counseling (SGC) to women who declined randomization (non-randomized group), (b) participants and non-participants in genetic counseling, and (c) BRCA1 and… CONTINUE READING

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