J C Carroll
Affiliation: University of Toronto
- Changing physicians' attitudes toward self-help groups: an educational interventionJ C Carroll
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada
J Cancer Educ 15:14-8. 2000..The purpose of this study was to assess family physicians' attitudes towards self-help groups and see whether these could be changed through an educational intervention...
- Women's experience of maternal serum screeningJ C Carroll
Family Medicine Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital
Can Fam Physician 46:614-20. 2000..To explore the ideas, opinions, feelings, and experiences of women regarding prenatal genetic screening, specifically maternal serum screening (MSS)...
- Hereditary breast cancer. Psychosocial issues and family physicians' roleJ C Carroll
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto
Can Fam Physician 45:126-32. 1999..To outline the psychosocial issues in hereditary breast cancer (HBC) assessment and discuss the role of family physicians...
- Genetic susceptibility to cancer. Family physicians' experienceJune C Carroll
Family Healthcare Research Unit, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Ont
Can Fam Physician 49:45-52. 2003..To explore family physicians' experiences in dealing with genetic susceptibility to cancer...
- Consent for newborn screening: the attitudes of health care providersF A Miller
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
Public Health Genomics 13:181-90. 2010..As newborn screening (NBS) expands to meet a broader definition of benefit, the scope of parental consent warrants reconsideration...
- Obstetrics anyone? How family medicine residents' interests changedJ Ruderman
Department of Family and Community Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre
Can Fam Physician 45:638-40, 643-7. 1999..To determine family medicine residents' attitudes and plans about practising obstetrics when they enter and when they graduate from their residency programs...
- Hereditary breast cancer. Identifying and managing BRCA1 and BRCA2 carriersR E Heisey
Department of Surgical Oncology, Princess Margaret Hospital
Can Fam Physician 45:114-24. 1999..To discuss the implications of identifying patients as BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation carriers, and to provide recommendations for managing them...
- Family history tools in primary care: does one size fit all?B J Wilson
University of Ottawa, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, 451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Public Health Genomics 15:181-8. 2012..For FHH tools, it is unlikely that 'one size fits all', although appreciation of different purposes, users and contexts should facilitate the development of different applications from single FHH platforms...
- Clinical obligations and public health programmes: healthcare provider reasoning about managing the incidental results of newborn screeningF A Miller
Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Med Ethics 35:626-34. 2009..Healthcare providers play a key role in educating families or caring for screened infants and have strong beliefs about the management of incidental results...
- Genetic services for hereditary breast/ovarian and colorectal cancers - physicians' awareness, use and satisfactionJ C Carroll
Granovsky Gluskin Family Medicine Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ont, Canada
Community Genet 11:43-51. 2008..We surveyed physicians to determine their awareness, use and satisfaction with this program...
- Canada: public health genomicsJ Little
Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ont, Canada
Public Health Genomics 12:112-20. 2009..Several large-scale population cohort studies are underway or planned, with initiatives to harmonize their conduct and the management of ethical issues, both within Canada and with similar projects in other countries...
- Interactive genetic counseling role-play: a novel educational strategy for family physiciansSean M Blaine
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
J Genet Couns 17:189-95. 2008..Family physicians (FPs) are increasingly involved in delivering genetic services. Familiarization with aspects of genetic counseling may enable FPs to help patients make informed choices...
- The educational needs and professional roles of Canadian physicians and nurses regarding genetic testing and adult onset hereditary diseaseJoan L Bottorff
School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Community Genet 8:80-7. 2005..To investigate the knowledge, professional involvement and confidence of Canadian nurses and physicians in providing genetic services for adult onset hereditary disease...
- Maternity care report. Janus Project: family physicians meeting the needs of tomorrow's societyTony Reid
College of Family Physicians of Canada, Mississauga, Ont
Can Fam Physician 48:1225-6. 2002
- Genetics education in medical school: a qualitative study exploring educational experiences and needsDeanna E Telner
University of Toronto, Canada
Med Teach 30:192-8. 2008..Genetic discoveries increasingly have an impact on clinical medicine. Primary care providers (PCPs) need to be prepared to address patients' concerns about their genetic risks...
- Risks and benefits of population-based genetic testing for Mendelian subsets of common diseases were examined using the example of colorectal cancer riskLisa Madlensky
University of California, San Diego Cancer Center, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
J Clin Epidemiol 58:934-41. 2005..Genetic testing for adult-onset, common diseases is becoming more commonplace in clinical medicine. We modeled the proportions of hypothetic populations that would potentially benefit or suffer harm from widespread predisposition testing...
- Educating women about breast cancer. An intervention for women with a family history of breast cancerEllen Warner
Division of Medical Oncology, Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ont
Can Fam Physician 49:56-63. 2003..CONCLUSION: The information aid is a useful resource for women and primary care physicians and could facilitate appropriate risk assessment and management of women with a family history of breast cancer...
- Effectiveness of the Antenatal Psychosocial Health Assessment (ALPHA) form in detecting psychosocial concerns: a randomized controlled trialJune C Carroll
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont
CMAJ 173:253-9. 2005..We sought to determine whether health care providers using the ALPHA form detected more antenatal psychosocial concerns among pregnant women than providers practising usual prenatal care...