M D Schwartz

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Affiliation: Georgetown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of educational print materials on knowledge, attitudes, and interest in BRCA1/BRCA2: testing among Ashkenazi Jewish women
    M D Schwartz
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, 2233 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer 92:932-40. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Educating African American men about the prostate cancer screening dilemma: a randomized intervention
    Kathryn L Taylor
    Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, 3300 Whitehaven Street, Northwest, Suite 4100, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2179-88. 2006
  3. pmc Examining the challenges of family recruitment to behavioral intervention trials: factors associated with participation and enrollment in a multi-state colonoscopy intervention trial
    Rebecca G Simmons
    Huntsman Cancer Institute, 2000 Circle of Hope, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Trials 14:116. 2013
  4. pmc The development of a web- and a print-based decision aid for prostate cancer screening
    Caroline S Dorfman
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007 2401, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:12. 2010
  5. pmc Association of Rad51 polymorphism with DNA repair in BRCA1 mutation carriers and sporadic breast cancer risk
    Luisel J Ricks-Santi
    Howard University Cancer Center, 2041 Georgia Ave, NW Washington, DC 20060, USA
    BMC Cancer 11:278. 2011
  6. pmc Randomized trial of a decision aid for BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation carriers: impact on measures of decision making and satisfaction
    Marc D Schwartz
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Health Psychol 28:11-9. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Prospective association between distress and mammography utilization among women with a family history of breast cancer
    Marc D Schwartz
    Lombardi Cancer Center and Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    J Behav Med 26:105-17. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Bilateral prophylactic oophorectomy and ovarian cancer screening following BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation testing
    Marc D Schwartz
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:4034-41. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of BRCA1/BRCA2 counseling and testing on newly diagnosed breast cancer patients
    Marc D Schwartz
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:1823-9. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Utilization of BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation testing in newly diagnosed breast cancer patients
    Marc D Schwartz
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Cancer Control Program, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Suite 317, 2233 Wisconsin Avenue, Northwest, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1003-7. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of educational print materials on knowledge, attitudes, and interest in BRCA1/BRCA2: testing among Ashkenazi Jewish women
    M D Schwartz
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, 2233 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer 92:932-40. 2001
    ..The goal of the current study was to examine whether a brief educational booklet regarding BRCA1/BRCA2 testing would influence knowledge, attitudes, and interest in testing among Ashkenazi Jewish women from the general population...
  2. ncbi request reprint Educating African American men about the prostate cancer screening dilemma: a randomized intervention
    Kathryn L Taylor
    Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, 3300 Whitehaven Street, Northwest, Suite 4100, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2179-88. 2006
    ..The purpose of the trial was to determine the effect of the interventions on knowledge, decisional conflict, satisfaction with the screening decision, and self-reported screening...
  3. pmc Examining the challenges of family recruitment to behavioral intervention trials: factors associated with participation and enrollment in a multi-state colonoscopy intervention trial
    Rebecca G Simmons
    Huntsman Cancer Institute, 2000 Circle of Hope, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Trials 14:116. 2013
    ..Furthermore, although use of cancer registries to identify initial cases has increased, to our knowledge no study has examined the relationship between registries and family recruitment outcomes...
  4. pmc The development of a web- and a print-based decision aid for prostate cancer screening
    Caroline S Dorfman
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007 2401, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:12. 2010
    ..We describe the development of two DAs, a booklet and an interactive website, each with a values clarification component and designed for use in diverse settings...
  5. pmc Association of Rad51 polymorphism with DNA repair in BRCA1 mutation carriers and sporadic breast cancer risk
    Luisel J Ricks-Santi
    Howard University Cancer Center, 2041 Georgia Ave, NW Washington, DC 20060, USA
    BMC Cancer 11:278. 2011
    ..Here, we explore the relationships between the MSA and the Rad51 gene, which encodes a DNA repair enzyme that interacts with BRCA1 and BRCA2, in BRCA1 mutation carriers and women with sporadic breast cancer...
  6. pmc Randomized trial of a decision aid for BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation carriers: impact on measures of decision making and satisfaction
    Marc D Schwartz
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Health Psychol 28:11-9. 2009
    ..To help BRCA1/2 carriers make this decision, the authors developed a computer-based interactive decision aid that was tested against usual care in a randomized controlled trial...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prospective association between distress and mammography utilization among women with a family history of breast cancer
    Marc D Schwartz
    Lombardi Cancer Center and Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    J Behav Med 26:105-17. 2003
    ..Additional research is needed to determine the prospective association between distress and adherence and to identify potential mechanisms for such an association...
  8. ncbi request reprint Bilateral prophylactic oophorectomy and ovarian cancer screening following BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation testing
    Marc D Schwartz
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:4034-41. 2003
    ..In this study, we prospectively examined the impact of BRCA1/2 testing on the utilization of prophylactic oophorectomy and ovarian cancer screening. Participants and..
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of BRCA1/BRCA2 counseling and testing on newly diagnosed breast cancer patients
    Marc D Schwartz
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:1823-9. 2004
    ..In the present study, we prospectively evaluated the impact on surgical decision-making of pretreatment genetic counseling and BRCA1/BRCA2 testing among breast cancer patients at high-risk for carrying a mutation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Utilization of BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation testing in newly diagnosed breast cancer patients
    Marc D Schwartz
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Cancer Control Program, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Suite 317, 2233 Wisconsin Avenue, Northwest, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1003-7. 2005
    ..In this study, we evaluated factors associated with the decision to undergo BRCA1/BRCA2 gene testing at the time of initial breast cancer diagnosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Decision making and decision support for hereditary breast-ovarian cancer susceptibility
    Marc D Schwartz
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Psychol 24:S78-84. 2005
    ..In particular, the authors discuss the role of anxiety and worry in relation to testing and surgery decisions...
  12. pmc Long-term outcomes of BRCA1/BRCA2 testing: risk reduction and surveillance
    Marc D Schwartz
    Department of Oncology, Cancer Control Program, Jess and Mildred Fisher Center for Familial Cancer Research, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer 118:510-7. 2012
    ..We evaluated long-term uptake and predictors of risk-reducing mastectomy (RRM), risk-reducing bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy (RRBSO), chemoprevention, and cancer screening among women at a mean of 5.3 years after testing...
  13. ncbi request reprint Consent to the use of stored DNA for genetics research: a survey of attitudes in the Jewish population
    M D Schwartz
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, 2233 Wisconsin Ave NW, Suite 317, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Am J Med Genet 98:336-42. 2001
    ..Finally, participants were significantly less willing to participate in research that examined stereotypical or potentially stigmatizing traits as opposed to research that examined medical or mental illnesses...
  14. ncbi request reprint Impact of BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation testing on psychologic distress in a clinic-based sample
    Marc D Schwartz
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, and Lombardi Cancer Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:514-20. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the long-term psychologic impact of receiving BRCA1/2 test results within a clinic-based testing program...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after contralateral prophylactic mastectomy in newly diagnosed high-risk breast cancer patients who underwent BRCA1/2 gene testing
    Kenneth P Tercyak
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007 2401, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:285-91. 2007
    ..In this study, we compared the impact of BRCA1/2 genetic test result and CPM on these outcomes among newly diagnosed breast cancer patients who opted for CPM at the time of their definitive surgical treatment versus patients who did not...
  18. ncbi request reprint Distress, personality, and mammography utilization among women with a family history of breast cancer
    M D Schwartz
    Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Health Psychol 18:327-32. 1999
    ..The results are discussed in terms of their implications regarding interventions designed to increase mammography utilization in this population...
  19. ncbi request reprint Can a computer-based system be used to educate women on genetic testing for breast cancer susceptibility?
    Marc D Schwartz
    Georgetown University School of Medicine, and Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Oncol 2:24-5. 2005
  20. pmc A randomized trial of breast cancer risk counseling: the impact on self-reported mammography use
    M D Schwartz
    Georgetown University Medical Center Lombardi Cancer Center, Cancer Genetics, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:924-6. 1999
    ..We evaluated the impact of individualized breast cancer risk counseling on mammography use among women at risk for breast cancer...
  21. pmc Improving knowledge of the prostate cancer screening dilemma among African American men: an academic-community partnership in Washington, DC
    K L Taylor
    Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, 2233 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Public Health Rep 116:590-8. 2001
    ..The project represented a collaboration between the Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of the District of Columbia and the Lombardi Cancer Center of Georgetown University...
  22. pmc Brief assessment of parents' attitudes toward testing minor children for hereditary breast/ovarian cancer genes: development and validation of the Pediatric BRCA1/2 Testing Attitudes Scale (P-TAS)
    Beth N Peshkin
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:627-38. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to develop and evaluate a new measure for use in genetic research and consultation, known as the Pediatric BRCA1/2 Testing Attitudes Scale (P-TAS)...
  23. doi request reprint Prostate cancer screening and shared decision-making preferences among African-American members of the Prince Hall Masons
    Randi M Williams
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Psychooncology 17:1006-13. 2008
    ..We assessed the extent to which a sample of AA men wished to engage in SDM regarding PCS and the demographic and psychological characteristics associated with SDM preferences...
  24. ncbi request reprint Role of nausea in the development of aversions to a beverage paired with chemotherapy treatment in cancer patients
    M D Schwartz
    Department of Neurology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Physiol Behav 59:659-63. 1996
    ..These results also highlight the unique opportunities for studying food aversion formation in the oncology setting...
  25. doi request reprint Perceived risk of breast cancer among Latinas attending community clinics: risk comprehension and relationship with mammography adherence
    Kristi D Graves
    Department of Oncology, Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, 20007, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:1373-82. 2008
    ..To describe breast cancer risk perceptions, determine risk comprehension, and evaluate mammography adherence among Latinas...
  26. doi request reprint Telephone genetic counseling for high-risk women undergoing BRCA1 and BRCA2 testing: rationale and development of a randomized controlled trial
    Beth N Peshkin
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Jess and Mildred Fisher Center for Familial Cancer Research Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia 20007 2401, USA
    Genet Test 12:37-52. 2008
    ..In addition, procedural aspects of the genetic counseling intervention and the novel tools developed to facilitate this process and to ensure adequate counselor training and quality assurance are described...
  27. pmc Distress among women receiving uninformative BRCA1/2 results: 12-month outcomes
    Suzanne C O'Neill
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Jess and Mildred Fisher Center for Familial Cancer Research, Georgetown University, Georgetown, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Psychooncology 18:1088-96. 2009
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  28. pmc Knowledge, cultural, and attitudinal barriers to mammography screening among nonadherent immigrant Chinese women: ever versus never screened status
    Judy H Wang
    Department of Oncology and Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia 20007, USA
    Cancer 115:4828-38. 2009
    ..This study examined the collective impact of knowledge, cultural views, and health beliefs on intentions to obtain mammography among Chinese women who had not had a mammogram in the previous year...
  29. pmc Randomized controlled trial of a psychosocial telephone counseling intervention in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers
    Kristi D Graves
    Department of Oncology and The Fisher Centerfor Familial Cancer Research, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, 3300 Whitehaven Street, Northwest, Suite 4100, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:648-54. 2010
    ..We examined the effect of the intervention on distress and the concerns related to genetic testing...
  30. pmc BRCA1/2 test results impact risk management attitudes, intentions, and uptake
    Suzanne C O'Neill
    Cancer Control Program and Fisher Center for Familial Cancer Research, Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 124:755-64. 2010
    ..001). Receipt of BRCA1/2 mutation test results impacts how carriers see the positive aspects of RRO and RRM and their surgical intentions. Both the positive and negative aspects predict uptake of surgery...
  31. doi request reprint Use and evaluation of a CD-ROM-based decision aid for prostate cancer treatment decisions
    Kathryn L Taylor
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Behav Med 36:130-40. 2010
    ..This electronic educational tool was well-accepted by patients and may be particularly useful for patients who desire less control over their treatment decisions and who are less proactive in seeking information on their own...
  32. doi request reprint Disparities in cervical cancer screening between Asian American and Non-Hispanic white women
    Judy H Wang
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University School of Medicine, and Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1968-73. 2008
    ..This study examined whether ethnic differences in the use of Pap screening were associated with differences in cultural views, controlling for demographic and access factors...
  33. ncbi request reprint Predictors of enrollment into a familial cancer registry by individuals at high risk for BRCA1/2
    Kristi D Graves
    Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, 3300 Whitehaven Street, Northwest, Suite 4100, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2763-7. 2007
    ..We also sought to identify the factors associated with provision of a blood sample to the FCR...
  34. pmc Information needs of mothers regarding communicating BRCA1/2 cancer genetic test results to their children
    Kenneth P Tercyak
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007 2401, USA
    Genet Test 11:249-55. 2007
    ..In conjunction with enhanced genetic counseling focusing on family disclosure, educational literature, and psychosocial support may promote improved outcomes...
  35. ncbi request reprint Tamoxifen as chemoprevention in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers with breast cancer: a pilot survey of physicians
    Beth N Peshkin
    CGC, 2233 Wisconsin Ave, NW, Suite 317, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:4322-8. 2003
    ..To assess physician recommendations about the use of tamoxifen in premenopausal BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers...
  36. ncbi request reprint Utilization of breast cancer screening in a clinically based sample of women after BRCA1/2 testing
    Beth N Peshkin
    Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1115-8. 2002
    ..Noncarriers had very good adherence to general population screening guidelines...
  37. pmc Predictors and outcomes of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy among breast cancer survivors
    Kristi D Graves
    Cancer Control Program, Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 104:321-9. 2007
    ..To reduce the risk of contralateral breast cancer, some patients opt for prophylactic surgery of the unaffected breast (contralateral prophylactic mastectomy, CPM) in addition to mastectomy of the affected breast...
  38. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of a culturally tailored educational video: changing breast cancer-related behaviors in Chinese women
    Judy H Wang
    Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Health Educ Behav 35:806-20. 2008
    ..This video might have the potential to increase adherence to mammography screening in Chinese women...
  39. ncbi request reprint Developing and validating a measure of Chinese cultural views of health and cancer
    Wenchi Liang
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Educ Behav 35:361-75. 2008
    ..Chinese cultural views consist of at least seven domains and may influence older women's breast, cervical, and CRC screening...
  40. pmc The influence of culture and cancer worry on colon cancer screening among older Chinese-American women
    Judy Huei Yu Wang
    Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:404-11. 2006
    ..This study investigated the hypothesis that adherence to colon cancer screening guidelines among Chinese women was associated with Eastern cultural views and anxiety about developing colon cancer...
  41. ncbi request reprint Practical aspects of delivering hereditary cancer risk counseling
    Tiffani A Demarco
    Jess and Mildred Fisher Center for Familial Cancer Research, Georgetown University, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Semin Oncol 34:369-78. 2007
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  42. ncbi request reprint Short-term impact of cancer prevention and screening activities on quality of life
    Jennifer Cullen
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, 2233 Wisconsin Ave NW, Suite 440, Washington, DC, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:943-52. 2004
    ..The objective of this article is to systematically review existing research on short-term effects of prevention, genetic counseling and testing, and screening activities on quality of life...
  43. 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...
  44. ncbi request reprint The impact of item order on ratings of cancer risk perception
    Kathryn L Taylor
    Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington DC 20007 4104, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:654-9. 2002
    ..Although the use of multiple items may provide more information than when only a single method is used, different conclusions may be reached depending on the context in which an item is assessed...
  45. pmc Mutagen sensitivity, tobacco smoking and breast cancer risk: a case-control study
    Ourania Kosti
    Department of Oncology, Carcinogenesis, Biomarkers and Epidemiology Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Carcinogenesis 31:654-9. 2010
    ..Our observation that the effect of tobacco smoking on breast cancer risk may differ based on mutagen sensitivity status warrants further investigation...
  46. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cognitive appraisals following genetic testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations
    Chanita Hughes Halbert
    Department of Psychiatry and Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Behav Med 27:373-92. 2004
    ..001). These results suggest that interventions designed to address perceptions of stress related to medical decision-making and familial concerns may need to be targeted to BRCA1/2 mutation carriers and individuals who are highly anxious...
  47. ncbi request reprint A brief assessment of concerns associated with genetic testing for cancer: the Multidimensional Impact of Cancer Risk Assessment (MICRA) questionnaire
    David Cella
    Center on Outcomes Research and Education, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Illinois 60201, USA
    Health Psychol 21:564-72. 2002
    ..77), and Positive Experiences (4 items, alpha = .75). All 3 MICRA subscales differentiated participants who were BRCA1/2 positive from the other 3 groups. MICRA thus helps identify subgroups of vulnerable genetic testing participants...
  48. ncbi request reprint Tolerance for uncertainty and perceived risk among women receiving uninformative BRCA1/2 test results
    Suzanne C O'Neill
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 142:251-9. 2006
    ..The clinical and research implications of these results are discussed...
  49. ncbi request reprint Oophorectomy in carriers of BRCA mutations
    Beth N Peshkin
    N Engl J Med 347:1037-40; author reply 1037-40. 2002
  50. ncbi request reprint Contralateral prophylactic mastectomy: efficacy, satisfaction, and regret
    Marc D Schwartz
    J Clin Oncol 23:7777-9. 2005

Research Grants21

  1. Telephone-Based Genetic Counseling: An Equivalence Trial
    Marc Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. Decisions & Outcomes of BRCA1/2 Test for Breast Patients
    Marc Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..UC on quality of life and psychosocial well-being; 3) To identify baseline factors that predict who is most and least likely to benefit from RGC; and 4) to evaluate the cost effectiveness of the RGC intervention. ..
  3. INTERNET INTERVENTION FOR BRCA1/BRCA2 UNINFORMATIVES
    Marc Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  4. INTERNET DECISION SUPPORT FOR BRCA1/BRCA2 CARRIERS
    Marc D Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  5. DECISIONS & OUTCOMES OF BRCA 1/2 TEST FOR BREAST PATIENT
    Marc Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The proposed cost-effectiveness analysis will incorporate prospective data on patient preferences and outcomes together with secondary data from the literature, into a decision-analytic model. ..
  6. INTERACTIVE DECISION AID FOR BRCA 1/2 MUTATION CARRIERS
    Marc Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..If effective, the IDA can easily be disseminated to BRCA1/2 carriers across the country and adapted for use with other populations with inherited risk for cancer. ..
  7. INTERNET INTERVENTION FOR BRCA1/BRCA2 UNINFORMATIVES
    Marc D Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....