Louise S Acheson

Summary

Affiliation: Case Western Reserve University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Current and future applications of genetics in primary care medicine
    Louise S Acheson
    Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5036, USA
    Prim Care 31:449-60, vii. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Family history and perceptions about risk and prevention for chronic diseases in primary care: a report from the family healthware impact trial
    Louise S Acheson
    Department of Family Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Genet Med 12:212-8. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Validation of a self-administered, computerized tool for collecting and displaying the family history of cancer
    Louise S Acheson
    Department of Family Medicine, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH 44106 5036, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:5395-402. 2006
  4. pmc Effect of preventive messages tailored to family history on health behaviors: the Family Healthware Impact Trial
    Mack T Ruffin
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Fam Med 9:3-11. 2011
  5. pmc Association of common genetic variants in SMAD7 and risk of colon cancer
    Cheryl L Thompson
    Department of Family Medicine, Case Western Reserve University University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Carcinogenesis 30:982-6. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Cancer genetics in primary care
    Duane Culler
    Center for Human Genetics, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Lakeside 1500, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Prim Care 31:649-83, xi. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Identifying and testing for hereditary susceptibility to common cancers
    Randa Sifri
    Department of Family Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    CA Cancer J Clin 54:309-26. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical consult: Marfan syndrome
    Sarah J Grimes
    Center for Human Genetics, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Avenue, LKS 1500, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Prim Care 31:739-42, xii. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical consult: iron overload--hereditary hemochromatosis
    Anne L Matthews
    Department of Genetics, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Prim Care 31:767-70, xii-xiii. 2004
  10. doi request reprint A common 8q24 variant and the risk of colon cancer: a population-based case-control study
    Li Li
    Department of Family Medicine Research Division, Case Western Reserve University, 11001 Cedar Avenue, Suite 306, Cleveland, OH 44106 7136, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:339-42. 2008

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Current and future applications of genetics in primary care medicine
    Louise S Acheson
    Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5036, USA
    Prim Care 31:449-60, vii. 2004
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  2. doi request reprint Family history and perceptions about risk and prevention for chronic diseases in primary care: a report from the family healthware impact trial
    Louise S Acheson
    Department of Family Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Genet Med 12:212-8. 2010
    ..To determine whether family medical history as a risk factor for six common diseases is related to patients' perceptions of risk, worry, and control over getting these diseases...
  3. ncbi request reprint Validation of a self-administered, computerized tool for collecting and displaying the family history of cancer
    Louise S Acheson
    Department of Family Medicine, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH 44106 5036, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:5395-402. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to validate family cancer histories produced by patients using the computer tool in comparison with pedigrees made by genetic counselors...
  4. pmc Effect of preventive messages tailored to family history on health behaviors: the Family Healthware Impact Trial
    Mack T Ruffin
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Fam Med 9:3-11. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Association of common genetic variants in SMAD7 and risk of colon cancer
    Cheryl L Thompson
    Department of Family Medicine, Case Western Reserve University University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Carcinogenesis 30:982-6. 2009
    ..015 for rs4939827 and P = 0.061 for rs12953717). Similar effect modification was found in haplotype analyses. Our data add evidence supporting these genetic variants as markers predisposing to colon cancer, specifically in women...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cancer genetics in primary care
    Duane Culler
    Center for Human Genetics, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Lakeside 1500, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Prim Care 31:649-83, xi. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Identifying and testing for hereditary susceptibility to common cancers
    Randa Sifri
    Department of Family Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    CA Cancer J Clin 54:309-26. 2004
    ..This article will outline the components of providing a hereditary cancer risk assessment with a focus on hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome and hereditary colon cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical consult: Marfan syndrome
    Sarah J Grimes
    Center for Human Genetics, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Avenue, LKS 1500, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Prim Care 31:739-42, xii. 2004
    ..This article presents a case study of Marfan syndrome, describing disease characteristics and natural history, inheritance and genetics, diagnosis,differential diagnosis, and management...
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical consult: iron overload--hereditary hemochromatosis
    Anne L Matthews
    Department of Genetics, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Prim Care 31:767-70, xii-xiii. 2004
    ..This article presents a case study of HHC, describing inheritance and genetics, disease characteristics and natural history, diagnosis, differential diagnosis, and management...
  10. doi request reprint A common 8q24 variant and the risk of colon cancer: a population-based case-control study
    Li Li
    Department of Family Medicine Research Division, Case Western Reserve University, 11001 Cedar Avenue, Suite 306, Cleveland, OH 44106 7136, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:339-42. 2008
    ..These data replicate the association identified from recent studies, providing additional evidence supporting the rs6983267 genetic polymorphism as a marker predisposing to colon cancer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Clinical genetics issues encountered by family physicians
    Louise S Acheson
    Family Medicine Research Division and Comprehensive Cancer Center, Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals of Cleveland, OH 44106 5036, USA
    Genet Med 7:501-8. 2005
    ..To describe the genetics-related clinical issues encountered by family physicians, and the medical problems they referred to genetics consultants...
  12. ncbi request reprint Clinical consult: developmental delay/fragile X syndrome
    Georgia L Wiesner
    Center for Human Genetics, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Lakeside 1500, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Prim Care 31:621-5, x. 2004
    ..This article presents a case study of fragile X syndrome, describing the genetics and inheritance, disease characteristics,natural history, diagnosis, differential diagnosis, and management...
  13. pmc New knowledge for and about primary care: a view through the looking glass of the Annals of Family Medicine
    William L Miller
    Ann Fam Med 3:197. 2005
    ..At this second anniversary of the Annals of Family Medicine, we sought to characterize primary care research and to identify opportunities for new directions by analyzing the content of the first and second volumes of the Annals...
  14. pmc How do people interpret their family histories of diabetes, coronary disease, or cancer?
    Louise S Acheson
    Ann Fam Med 2:532-3. 2004