Setting a baseline: A 7-year review of referral rates and outcomes for serous ovarian cancer prior to implementation of oncologist mediated genetic testing.

@article{Armel2020SettingAB,
  title={Setting a baseline: A 7-year review of referral rates and outcomes for serous ovarian cancer prior to implementation of oncologist mediated genetic testing.},
  author={S. Armel and A. Volenik and R. Demsky and Janet Malcolmson and M. Maganti and J. McCuaig},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={2020}
}
  • S. Armel, A. Volenik, +3 authors J. McCuaig
  • Published 2020
  • Medicine
  • Gynecologic oncology
  • OBJECTIVE Despite guidelines recommending that all women with invasive serous ovarian cancer (SOC) are offered genetic testing, published referral and testing rates have been poor. Many centers have implemented novel genetic counseling service delivery models to increase testing rates. In light of increased awareness and implementation of small process changes at our center, this study aims to establish baseline referral rates and testing outcomes prior to diverging from the traditional model… CONTINUE READING

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