P Borry

Summary

Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc Empirical research in bioethical journals. A quantitative analysis
    P Borry
    Center for Biomedical Ethics and Law, K U Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35 3, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Med Ethics 32:240-5. 2006
  2. pmc Coming of age of personalized medicine: challenges ahead
    Pascal Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Genome Med 1:109. 2009
  3. pmc Legislation on direct-to-consumer genetic testing in seven European countries
    Pascal Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Hum Genet 20:715-21. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Attitudes regarding predictive genetic testing in minors: a survey of European clinical geneticists
    Pascal Borry
    the Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, KU Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 148:78-83. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Predictive genetic testing in minors for adult-onset genetic diseases
    Pascal Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Mt Sinai J Med 75:287-96. 2008
  6. doi request reprint DTC genetic services: a look across the pond
    Pascal Borry
    Fund for Scientific Research Flanders, Center for Biomedical Ethics, KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35, Box 7001, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Bioeth 8:14-6. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Attitudes regarding carrier testing in incompetent children: a survey of European clinical geneticists
    Pascal Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Hum Genet 15:1211-7. 2007
  8. pmc Genetic testing in asymptomatic minors: background considerations towards ESHG Recommendations
    Pascal Borry
    Research Fund Flanders, Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Faculty of Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Hum Genet 17:711-9. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Attitudes towards predictive genetic testing in minors for familial breast cancer: a systematic review
    Pascal Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 64:173-81. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Author, contributor or just a signer? A quantitative analysis of authorship trends in the field of bioethics
    Pascal Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Kapucijnenvoer 35 3, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Bioethics 20:213-20. 2006

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. pmc Empirical research in bioethical journals. A quantitative analysis
    P Borry
    Center for Biomedical Ethics and Law, K U Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35 3, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Med Ethics 32:240-5. 2006
    ..The objective of this research is to analyse the evolution and nature of published empirical research in the fields of medical ethics and bioethics...
  2. pmc Coming of age of personalized medicine: challenges ahead
    Pascal Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Genome Med 1:109. 2009
    ..ABSTRACT: A report on the 5th International DNA Sampling Conference 'The age of personal genomics', Banff, Canada, 16-18 September 2009...
  3. pmc Legislation on direct-to-consumer genetic testing in seven European countries
    Pascal Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Hum Genet 20:715-21. 2012
    ..Belgium and the United Kingdom allow the provision of DTC genetic tests...
  4. doi request reprint Attitudes regarding predictive genetic testing in minors: a survey of European clinical geneticists
    Pascal Borry
    the Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, KU Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 148:78-83. 2008
    ..This variability demonstrates the need for clinical geneticists to discuss their contradicting views and to develop harmonized practices throughout Europe...
  5. doi request reprint Predictive genetic testing in minors for adult-onset genetic diseases
    Pascal Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Mt Sinai J Med 75:287-96. 2008
    ..Finally, we critically analyze 4 arguments: the potential provision of good news if a test is performed, the unbearability of knowing, identity and adjustment, and parental anxiety and uncertainty...
  6. doi request reprint DTC genetic services: a look across the pond
    Pascal Borry
    Fund for Scientific Research Flanders, Center for Biomedical Ethics, KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35, Box 7001, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Bioeth 8:14-6. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Attitudes regarding carrier testing in incompetent children: a survey of European clinical geneticists
    Pascal Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Hum Genet 15:1211-7. 2007
    ..However, for every condition studied, a group of clinical geneticists was willing or very willing to provide a carrier test to a 6-year-old child on parental request...
  8. pmc Genetic testing in asymptomatic minors: background considerations towards ESHG Recommendations
    Pascal Borry
    Research Fund Flanders, Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Faculty of Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Hum Genet 17:711-9. 2009
    ..Second, it discusses, respectively, the presymptomatic and predictive genetic testing for adult-onset disorders, childhood-onset disorders and carrier testing...
  9. ncbi request reprint Attitudes towards predictive genetic testing in minors for familial breast cancer: a systematic review
    Pascal Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 64:173-81. 2007
    ..The objective of this article is to review the attitudes of different stakeholders (minors, parents, healthcare professionals, and relatives of affected individuals) towards predictive genetic testing of minors for familial breast cancer...
  10. ncbi request reprint Author, contributor or just a signer? A quantitative analysis of authorship trends in the field of bioethics
    Pascal Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Kapucijnenvoer 35 3, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Bioethics 20:213-20. 2006
    ..This growing trend is a challenge for the editors of journals in the field of bioethics to enhance awareness about the value and definition of authorship...
  11. ncbi request reprint Presymptomatic and predictive genetic testing in minors: a systematic review of guidelines and position papers
    P Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Genet 70:374-81. 2006
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  12. pmc Preconceptional genetic carrier testing and the commercial offer directly-to-consumers
    Pascal Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Hum Reprod 26:972-7. 2011
    ..The article concludes with some reflections about the potential sustainability of the offer of preconceptional carrier tests directly-to-consumers...
  13. ncbi request reprint Carrier testing in minors: a systematic review of guidelines and position papers
    Pascal Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Hum Genet 14:133-8. 2006
    ..In the absence of compelling reasons, carrier testing of a child can reasonably be deferred until the child has the intellectual capacity needed to discern if and when to be tested...
  14. pmc How international is bioethics? A quantitative retrospective study
    Pascal Borry
    Center for Biomedical Ethics and Law, K, U, Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35 3, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Med Ethics 7:E1. 2006
    ..This article aims to examine the international distribution of publications in the field of bioethics...
  15. doi request reprint Minors and informed consent in carrier testing: a survey of European clinical geneticists
    P Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Med Ethics 34:370-4. 2008
    ..A study was made of attitudes of clinical geneticists regarding the age at which minors should be allowed to undergo a carrier test and the reasons they provide to explain their answer...
  16. doi request reprint Health-related direct-to-consumer genetic testing: a review of companies' policies with regard to genetic testing in minors
    Pascal Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35, Box 7001, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Fam Cancer 9:51-9. 2010
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  17. ncbi request reprint Attitudes towards carrier testing in minors: a systematic review
    P Borry
    Center for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Genet Couns 16:341-52. 2005
    ..Guidelines of healthcare professionals advise to defer carrier testing on the grounds that children should be able to decide for themselves later in life to request a carrier test or not...
  18. ncbi request reprint Patient rights in EU Member States after the ratification of the Convention on Human Rights and Biomedicine
    Herman Nys
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Catholic University of Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Health Policy 83:223-35. 2007
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  19. doi request reprint Examining the role of informal interpretation in medical interviews
    L Bezuidenhout
    KU Leuven Box 7001, UZ St Rafael, Leuven, Belgium
    J Med Ethics 35:159-62. 2009
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  20. ncbi request reprint Why eight EU Member States signed, but not yet ratified the Convention for Human Rights and Biomedicine
    Tom Goffin
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Catholic University of Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35, 7001, BE 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Health Policy 86:222-33. 2008
    ..Because of the concrete list of patient rights provided for in the Convention, we focus on the question whether the reasons for not ratifying are related to these patient rights provisions...
  21. ncbi request reprint What is the role of empirical research in bioethical reflection and decision-making? An ethical analysis
    Pascal Borry
    Center for Biomedical Ethics and Law, K U Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35 3, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Med Health Care Philos 7:41-53. 2004
    ..It can also be useful, however, as a sociology of bioethics in which the discipline of bioethics itself becomes an object of research...
  22. ncbi request reprint The birth of the empirical turn in bioethics
    Pascal Borry
    Center for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Faculty of Medicine, K U Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35 3, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Bioethics 19:49-71. 2005
    ..However, a problematic relationship cannot simply and easily evolve into a perfect interaction. A new and positive climate for empirical approaches has arisen, but the original difficulties have not disappeared...
  23. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based medicine and its role in ethical decision-making
    Pascal Borry
    Center for Biomedical Ethics and Law, K U Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer, Leuven, Belgium
    J Eval Clin Pract 12:306-11. 2006
    ..Ethical decision making must be informed and legitimated by the best available medical research. Nevertheless, ethical decision making is still primarily a choice based on values and norms...
  24. doi request reprint Donation after uncontrolled cardiac death (uDCD): a review of the debate from a European perspective
    Pascal Borry
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, K U Leuven, Belgium
    J Law Med Ethics 36:752-9, 610. 2008
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  25. ncbi request reprint Europe to ban direct-to-consumer genetic tests?
    Pascal Borry
    Nat Biotechnol 26:736-7. 2008
  26. doi request reprint A proposal for a model of informed consent for the collection, storage and use of biological materials for research purposes
    Corinna Porteri
    IRCCS Centro S Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, via Pilastroni 4, 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Patient Educ Couns 71:136-42. 2008
    ..To suggest a model of informed consent for the collection, storage and use of biological materials in local biobanks for health research purposes...
  27. ncbi request reprint Developing countries and bioethical research
    Pascal Borry
    N Engl J Med 353:852-3. 2005
  28. ncbi request reprint Minors and informed consent: a comparative approach
    Loes Stultiƫns
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Catholic University Leuven
    Eur J Health Law 14:21-46. 2007
    ..This in view of the system they have opted for as well as the age and circumstances under which minors are allowed to take health care decisions autonomously...
  29. ncbi request reprint Carrier testing in minors: conflicting views
    Pascal Borry
    Nat Rev Genet 8:828. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint Look before you leap. Carrier screening for type 1 Gaucher disease: difficult questions
    Pascal Borry
    Eur J Hum Genet 16:139-40. 2008