B N Peshkin

Summary

Affiliation: Georgetown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint BRCA1/2 testing: complex themes in result interpretation
    B N Peshkin
    Department of Oncology Division of Cancer Control, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Clin Oncol 19:2555-65. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Spiritual faith and genetic testing decisions among high-risk breast cancer probands
    M D Schwartz
    Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:381-5. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychological issues among children of hereditary breast cancer gene (BRCA1/2) testing participants
    K P Tercyak
    Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington DC 20007, USA
    Psychooncology 10:336-46. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of coping style and BRCA1 and BRCA2 test results on anxiety among women participating in genetic counseling and testing for breast and ovarian cancer risk
    K P Tercyak
    Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007 4104, USA
    Health Psychol 20:217-22. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Cost of genetic counseling and testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 breast cancer susceptibility mutations
    W F Lawrence
    Cancer Clinical and Economic Outcomes Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:475-81. 2001
  6. pmc Interest in genetic testing for modest changes in breast cancer risk: implications for SNP testing
    K D Graves
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA kdg9 georgetown edu
    Public Health Genomics 14:178-89. 2011

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint BRCA1/2 testing: complex themes in result interpretation
    B N Peshkin
    Department of Oncology Division of Cancer Control, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Clin Oncol 19:2555-65. 2001
    ..A multidisciplinary approach to service delivery, which includes clinicians in genetics and oncology, can facilitate patients' decision making and provide continued access to information and support...
  2. ncbi request reprint Spiritual faith and genetic testing decisions among high-risk breast cancer probands
    M D Schwartz
    Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:381-5. 2000
    ..2; 95% CIs, 0.4 and 3.0). These results highlight the role that spirituality may play in the decision-making process about genetic testing...
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychological issues among children of hereditary breast cancer gene (BRCA1/2) testing participants
    K P Tercyak
    Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington DC 20007, USA
    Psychooncology 10:336-46. 2001
    ..To the extent that learning about a parent's positive test result could exacerbate these tendencies, recommendations to promote child psychological and family communications research that monitor such responses are offered...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of coping style and BRCA1 and BRCA2 test results on anxiety among women participating in genetic counseling and testing for breast and ovarian cancer risk
    K P Tercyak
    Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007 4104, USA
    Health Psychol 20:217-22. 2001
    ..After test results were disclosed, greater distress was associated with testing positive for a mutation. The implications of the findings for breast and ovarian cancer patients are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cost of genetic counseling and testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 breast cancer susceptibility mutations
    W F Lawrence
    Cancer Clinical and Economic Outcomes Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:475-81. 2001
    ..The cost of detecting a mutation within a population of women is highly dependent on the prevalence of the mutation in the population...
  6. pmc Interest in genetic testing for modest changes in breast cancer risk: implications for SNP testing
    K D Graves
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA kdg9 georgetown edu
    Public Health Genomics 14:178-89. 2011
    ..We explored interest in genetic testing for genes related to modest changes in breast cancer risk in women at moderate to high risk for breast cancer...