Opening the psychological black box in genetic counseling. The psychological impact of DNA testing is predicted by the counselees' perception, the medical impact by the pathogenic or uninformative BRCA1/2-result

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

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48 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)29-42
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2012


  • cancer
  • oncology
  • psychology
  • genetic counselling
  • risk perception
  • BRCA1
  • 2

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