Retrospective comparison of patient outcomes after in-person and telephone results disclosure counseling for BRCA1/2 genetic testing

@article{Rice2009RetrospectiveCO,
  title={Retrospective comparison of patient outcomes after in-person and telephone results disclosure counseling for BRCA1/2 genetic testing},
  author={Courtney Doughty Rice and Jennifer Gamm Ruschman and Lisa J Martin and Jennifer B. Manders and Erin J Miller},
  journal={Familial Cancer},
  year={2009},
  volume={9},
  pages={203-212}
}
Telephone disclosure of BRCA1/2 molecular genetic test results has been proposed as a feasible alternative to traditional in-person results disclosure. The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between method of result disclosure with the patient outcome variables of knowledge, cancer worry, cancer risk perception, satisfaction, and cancer screening and prophylactic surgery behaviors. Study participants included 228 women who completed retrospective, self-administered… CONTINUE READING