Allyn McConkie-Rosell

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Carrier testing in fragile X syndrome: when to tell and test
    Allyn McConkie-Rosell
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Med Genet 110:36-44. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Parental attitudes regarding carrier testing in children at risk for fragile X syndrome
    A McConkie-Rosell
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Med Genet 82:206-11. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint "Family matters": a conceptual framework for genetic testing in children
    Allyn McConkie-Rosell
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Genet Couns 13:9-29. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Recommendations from multi-disciplinary focus groups on cascade testing and genetic counseling for fragile X-associated disorders
    Allyn McConkie-Rosell
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Genet Couns 16:593-606. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Genetic counseling for fragile x syndrome: updated recommendations of the national society of genetic counselors
    Allyn McConkie-Rosell
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Genet Couns 14:249-70. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint "Family matters": a conceptual framework for genetic testing in children
    Allyn McConkie-Rosell
    Division of Medical Genetics, Box 3528, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Genet Couns 13:9-29. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Carrier testing in fragile X syndrome: effect on self-concept
    A McConkie-Rosell
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Med Genet 92:336-42. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study of the carrier testing process for fragile X syndrome: perceptions and coping
    A McConkie-Rosell
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Med Genet 98:37-45. 2001
  9. pmc Influence of genetic risk information on parental role identity in adolescent girls and young women from families with fragile X syndrome
    Allyn McConkie-Rosell
    Division of Medical Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Health System, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Genet Couns 21:59-71. 2012
  10. pmc When to tell and test for genetic carrier status: perspectives of adolescents and young adults from fragile X families
    Ramsey M Wehbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Health System, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 149:1190-9. 2009

Research Grants

  1. What about adolescence? Living with genetic risk
    Allyn McConkie Rosell; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Carrier testing in fragile X syndrome: when to tell and test
    Allyn McConkie-Rosell
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Med Genet 110:36-44. 2002
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Parental attitudes regarding carrier testing in children at risk for fragile X syndrome
    A McConkie-Rosell
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Med Genet 82:206-11. 1999
    ..The findings of this study suggest a model of parents providing anticipatory guidance for their children to help them adjust to carrier information and for their children to have this knowledge prior to the possibility of reproduction...
  3. ncbi request reprint "Family matters": a conceptual framework for genetic testing in children
    Allyn McConkie-Rosell
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Genet Couns 13:9-29. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Recommendations from multi-disciplinary focus groups on cascade testing and genetic counseling for fragile X-associated disorders
    Allyn McConkie-Rosell
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Genet Couns 16:593-606. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Genetic counseling for fragile x syndrome: updated recommendations of the national society of genetic counselors
    Allyn McConkie-Rosell
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Genet Couns 14:249-70. 2005
    ..The professional judgment of a health care provider, familiar with the facts and circumstances of a specific case, will always supersede these recommendations...
  6. ncbi request reprint "Family matters": a conceptual framework for genetic testing in children
    Allyn McConkie-Rosell
    Division of Medical Genetics, Box 3528, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Genet Couns 13:9-29. 2004
    ..The purpose of this paper is to present a theoretical and ethics-based conceptual framework that may be useful in the development of genetic counseling interventions...
  7. ncbi request reprint Carrier testing in fragile X syndrome: effect on self-concept
    A McConkie-Rosell
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Med Genet 92:336-42. 2000
    ..This information highlights areas related to carrier testing that warrant further investigation and may ultimately result in modifications to the genetic counseling...
  8. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study of the carrier testing process for fragile X syndrome: perceptions and coping
    A McConkie-Rosell
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Med Genet 98:37-45. 2001
    ..The coping behaviors identified were minimization, acceptance of the possibility of being a carrier, a sense of being able to deal with the outcome of the carrier test, positive comparison, problem solving, and positive interpretation...
  9. pmc Influence of genetic risk information on parental role identity in adolescent girls and young women from families with fragile X syndrome
    Allyn McConkie-Rosell
    Division of Medical Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Health System, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Genet Couns 21:59-71. 2012
    ..Findings offer valuable insight into the impact of genetic risk information on developing perceptions of the parental role and offer new directions for genetic counseling with adolescents and young women with a family history of FXS...
  10. pmc When to tell and test for genetic carrier status: perspectives of adolescents and young adults from fragile X families
    Ramsey M Wehbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Health System, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 149:1190-9. 2009
    ..Study findings suggest that decisions regarding the timing to inform about genetic risk and offer testing should be tailored to the individual needs of the child and his/her family...
  11. pmc Living with genetic risk: effect on adolescent self-concept
    Allyn McConkie-Rosell
    Division of Medical Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Health System, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 148:56-69. 2008
    ..Certainty related to genetic risk status appears to make a positive difference for some girls by allowing them the opportunity to face the challenge of their genetic risk status and to begin to consider the meaning of this information...
  12. ncbi request reprint Arithmetic difficulties in females with the fragile X premutation
    Ave M Lachiewicz
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 140:665-72. 2006
    ..This information is important both for counseling purposes and to understand whether a mathematics deficit is evidence of low expression of the FMR1 gene in the premutation state...
  13. pmc Communication of genetic risk information to daughters in families with fragile X syndrome: the parent's perspective
    Allyn McConkie-Rosell
    Division of Medical Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Health System, Box 103857, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Genet Couns 20:58-69. 2011
    ..Uncertainty about what and how to present information may negatively affect a parent's ability to include elements of resilient communication when disclosing genetic risk information...
  14. pmc Genetic risk communication: experiences of adolescent girls and young women from families with fragile X syndrome
    Allyn McConkie-Rosell
    Division of Medical Genetics, Duke University Health System, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Genet Couns 18:313-25. 2009
    ..Girls who had been tested and knew their actual carrier status were more likely to report an open communication pattern than girls who knew only that they were at-risk...
  15. pmc Socioeconomic status and psychological function in children with chromosome 22q11.2 deletion syndrome: implications for genetic counseling
    Vandana Shashi
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Medical Genetics, Duke University Health Sciences, Durham, NC, USA
    J Genet Couns 19:535-44. 2010
    ..As such, genetic counseling for families with 22q11DS may include consideration of family resources and inclusion of other health professionals, such as social workers, to explore with the family available social supports and resources...
  16. ncbi request reprint The FMR1 premutation and reproduction
    Michael D Wittenberger
    Intramural Research Program, Section on Women s Health Research, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1103, USA
    Fertil Steril 87:456-65. 2007
    ..It is now recognized that this was incorrect, specifically with respect to female reproduction...

Research Grants1

  1. What about adolescence? Living with genetic risk
    Allyn McConkie Rosell; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Carrier and at-risk adolescent girls who place a high value on a future parental role will have a lower self-concept than those that do not. ..