Exploring the short-term impact of DNA-testing in breast cancer patients: The counselees' perception matters, but the actual BRCA1/2 result does not

Joel Vos*, Jan C. Oosterwijk, Encarna Gomez-Garcia, Fred H. Menko, Margriet J. Collee, Christi J. van Asperen, Anna M. Jansen, Anne M. Stiggelbout, Aad Tibben

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20 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)239-251
JournalPatient Education and Counseling
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2012


  • BRCA1/2
  • Risk perception
  • Breast cancer
  • Ovarian cancer
  • Oncology
  • Psychology
  • Genetic-counseling

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