Next-Generation Testing for Cancer Risk: Perceptions, Experiences, and Needs Among Early Adopters in Community Healthcare Settings.

@article{Blazer2015NextGenerationTF,
  title={Next-Generation Testing for Cancer Risk: Perceptions, Experiences, and Needs Among Early Adopters in Community Healthcare Settings.},
  author={Kathleen Reilly Blazer and Bita Nehoray and Ilana Solomon and Mariana Niell-Swiller and Julie O. Culver and Gwen C. Uman and Jeffrey N. Weitzel},
  journal={Genetic testing and molecular biomarkers},
  year={2015},
  volume={19 12},
  pages={657-65}
}
BACKGROUND Advances in next-generation sequencing (NGS) technologies are driving a shift from single-gene to multigene panel testing for clinical genetic cancer risk assessment (GCRA). This study explored perceptions, experiences, and challenges with NGS testing for GCRA among U.S. community-based clinicians. METHODS Surveys delivered at initial and 8… CONTINUE READING