Marijke Wevers assesses the behavioural and psychosocial impact of offering rapid genetic counceling and testing to women newly diagnosed with breast cancer. She uses the results of a prospective, randomised clinical trial as well as retrospective data on the impact of RGTC and on the uptake of risk-reducing surgery in women with hereditary breast cancer.
M.R. Wevers: Rapid Genetic Counseling and Testing in Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer: Surgical and Psychosocial Implications.
Prof. N.K. Aaronson
Prof. E.J.T. Rutgers
Dr S. Verhoef (UMC)
Dr M.G.E.M. Ausems (LUMC)
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