Karin M Landsbergen

Summary

Affiliation: Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic uptake in BRCA-mutation families is related to emotional and behavioral communication characteristics of index patients
    Karin Landsbergen
    Department of Human Genetics, Radboud University Medical Center, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Fam Cancer 4:115-9. 2005
  2. pmc Psychological distress in newly diagnosed colorectal cancer patients following microsatellite instability testing for Lynch syndrome on the pathologist's initiative
    K M Landsbergen
    849 Department of Human Genetics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Fam Cancer 11:259-67. 2012
  3. pmc Genetic testing for Lynch syndrome in the first year of colorectal cancer: a review of the psychological impact
    Karin M Landsbergen
    Department of Human Genetics, Raboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, 6525 GA Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Fam Cancer 8:325-37. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Female BRCA mutation carriers with a preference for prophylactic mastectomy are more likely to participate an educational-support group and to proceed with the preferred intervention within 2 years
    Karin M Landsbergen
    Department of Human Genetics, Raboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Geert Grooteplein zuid 10, 6525 GA Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Fam Cancer 9:213-20. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Genetic testing offered directly after the diagnosis of colorectal cancer: a pilot study on the reactions of patients
    K M Landsbergen
    Department of Human Genetics, University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Genet Couns 20:317-25. 2009
  6. pmc Shortened time interval between colorectal cancer diagnosis and risk testing for hereditary colorectal cancer is not related to higher psychological distress
    K M Landsbergen
    Department of Human Genetics, Raboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Fam Cancer 10:51-7. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Educational-support groups for BRCA mutation carriers satisfy need for information but do not affect emotional distress
    K M Landsbergen
    Department of Human Genetics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Genet Couns 21:423-37. 2010

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic uptake in BRCA-mutation families is related to emotional and behavioral communication characteristics of index patients
    Karin Landsbergen
    Department of Human Genetics, Radboud University Medical Center, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Fam Cancer 4:115-9. 2005
    ..This study is aimed at determining the number of relatives tested for a BRCA mutation, and the exploration of facilitating and debilitating factors in the transmission of genetic information from index patient to relatives...
  2. pmc Psychological distress in newly diagnosed colorectal cancer patients following microsatellite instability testing for Lynch syndrome on the pathologist's initiative
    K M Landsbergen
    849 Department of Human Genetics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Fam Cancer 11:259-67. 2012
    ..Immediately after result disclosure, high cancer-specific distress was observed in 40% of the MSI-positive patients...
  3. pmc Genetic testing for Lynch syndrome in the first year of colorectal cancer: a review of the psychological impact
    Karin M Landsbergen
    Department of Human Genetics, Raboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, 6525 GA Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Fam Cancer 8:325-37. 2009
    ..We found presumptive evidence that specific subgroups of patients with CRC are more vulnerable for genetic-testing-related distress...
  4. doi request reprint Female BRCA mutation carriers with a preference for prophylactic mastectomy are more likely to participate an educational-support group and to proceed with the preferred intervention within 2 years
    Karin M Landsbergen
    Department of Human Genetics, Raboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Geert Grooteplein zuid 10, 6525 GA Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Fam Cancer 9:213-20. 2010
    ..The study provides presumptive evidence that educational-support group participants decide to undergo prophylactic mastectomy earlier than non-attendees...
  5. ncbi request reprint Genetic testing offered directly after the diagnosis of colorectal cancer: a pilot study on the reactions of patients
    K M Landsbergen
    Department of Human Genetics, University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Genet Couns 20:317-25. 2009
    ..Genetic testing offered directly after the diagnosis of colorectal cancer: a pilot study on the reactions of patients:..
  6. pmc Shortened time interval between colorectal cancer diagnosis and risk testing for hereditary colorectal cancer is not related to higher psychological distress
    K M Landsbergen
    Department of Human Genetics, Raboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Fam Cancer 10:51-7. 2011
    ..Females, religious persons, those having low social support and those reporting difficulties communicating hereditary colorectal cancer with relatives are at higher risk for psychological distress...
  7. ncbi request reprint Educational-support groups for BRCA mutation carriers satisfy need for information but do not affect emotional distress
    K M Landsbergen
    Department of Human Genetics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Genet Couns 21:423-37. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate educational-support groups, which are offered to facilitate mutual support between BRCA mutation carriers and to provide adequate information...