Affiliation: Cancer Care Ontario
- Common variants at 12p11, 12q24, 9p21, 9q31.2 and in ZNF365 are associated with breast cancer risk for BRCA1 and/or BRCA2 mutation carriersAntonis C Antoniou
Centre for Cancer Genetic Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Worts Causeway, Cambridge CB1 8RN, UK
Breast Cancer Res 14:R33. 2012..2)...
- Common breast cancer susceptibility alleles are associated with tumour subtypes in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers: results from the Consortium of Investigators of Modifiers of BRCA1/2Anna Marie Mulligan
Centre for Cancer Genetic Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, 2 Worts Causeway, Cambridge, CB1 8RN, UK
Breast Cancer Res 13:R110. 2011..It is currently unknown how these alleles are associated with different breast cancer subtypes in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers defined by estrogen (ER) or progesterone receptor (PR) status of the tumour...
- Assessing interactions between the associations of common genetic susceptibility variants, reproductive history and body mass index with breast cancer risk in the breast cancer association consortium: a combined case-control studyRoger L Milne
Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology Group, Human Cancer Genetics Programme, Spanish National Cancer Research Centre CNIO, Madrid, 28029, Spain
Breast Cancer Res 12:R110. 2010....
- A qualitative study evaluating parental attitudes towards the creation of a female youth cohort (LEGACY) in the Breast Cancer Family RegistryGord Glendon
Ontario Cancer Genetics Network, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Psychooncology 19:93-101. 2010..Since BCFR parents are the gatekeepers of their daughters' future enrollment, it is important to explore their interests and attitudes towards LEGACY...
- Beliefs about optimal age and screening frequency predict breast screening adherence in a prospective study of female relatives from the Ontario site of the Breast Cancer Family RegistryPaul Ritvo
Research, Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, 620 University Ave, Toronto, ON M5G 2L7, Canada
BMC Public Health 12:518. 2012..Although few studies have linked cognitive variables with adherence to mammography screening in women with family histories of breast and/or ovarian cancer, research studies suggest cognitive phenomena can be powerful adherence predictors...
- Adherence to breast and ovarian cancer screening recommendations for female relatives from the Ontario site of the Breast Cancer Family RegistryMichael A Campitelli
Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Canada
Eur J Cancer Prev 20:492-500. 2011..76-4.05). Although the overall level of adherence among high-risk women is suboptimal in the community, women at a higher familial risk are adhering more often to cancer screening recommendations than women at a lower familial risk...
- Perceived risk and adherence to breast cancer screening guidelines among women with a familial history of breast cancer: a review of the literatureMeghan J Walker
Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Breast 22:395-404. 2013..A small positive association has been consistently demonstrated between perceived breast cancer risk and mammography use. Evidence specific to women with familial breast cancer risk has not been previously reviewed...
- Does perceived risk predict breast cancer screening use? Findings from a prospective cohort study of female relatives from the Ontario site of the Breast Cancer Family RegistryMeghan J Walker
Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Division of Epidemiology, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
Breast 23:482-8. 2014..Results may inform risk education and management strategies for women with varying levels of familial breast cancer risk. ..
- Impact of familial risk and mammography screening on prognostic indicators of breast disease among women from the Ontario site of the Breast Cancer Family RegistryMeghan J Walker
Division of Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, 620 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 2L7, Canada
Fam Cancer 13:163-72. 2014..80, 95 % CI 1.18-51.50) compared with screen-detected cancers. Screening mammography may be effective for women with a first-degree family history of breast cancer, irrespective of level of familial risk...
- Influence of perceived breast cancer risk on screening behaviors of female relatives from the Ontario site of the Breast Cancer Family RegistryLi Rita Zhang
Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, 620 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2L7, Canada
Eur J Cancer Prev 20:255-62. 2011..These findings may inform educational messages for improving risk communication of women at elevated familial breast cancer risk...
- Ethnicity, but not cancer family history, is related to response to a population-based mailed questionnaireCristina Mancuso
Ontario Familial Breast Cancer Registry, Ontario Cancer Institute, Division of Epidemiology and Statistics, Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, Canada
Ann Epidemiol 14:36-43. 2004..To determine if family history and ethnic background are factors affecting response to a mailed cancer family history questionnaire from the Ontario Familial Breast Cancer Registry...
- Accuracy of Self-Reported Breast Cancer Information among Women from the Ontario Site of the Breast Cancer Family RegistryAndriana Barisic
Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1X5 Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada M5T 3M7
J Cancer Epidemiol 2012:310804. 2012..The finding of this study can aid researchers in the use and design of self-administered treatment questionnaires...
- A multicenter study of supportive-expressive group therapy for women with BRCA1/BRCA2 mutationsMary Jane Esplen
Behavioral Sciences and Health Research Division, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Cancer 101:2327-40. 2004..The current study developed, standardized, and conducted preliminary testing of a supportive-expressive group therapy intervention designed to address these challenges...