Kathleen Calzone

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Genetic biomarkers of cancer risk
    Kathleen A Calzone
    Research Genetics Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 28:122-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Establishment of the genetic/genomic competency center for education
    Kathleen A Calzone
    National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research, Genetics Branch, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 43:351-8. 2011
  3. pmc Establishing the outcome indicators for the essential nursing competencies and curricula guidelines for genetics and genomics
    Kathleen A Calzone
    National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research, Genetics Branch, Bethesda, MD 20889 5150, USA
    J Prof Nurs 27:179-91. 2011
  4. doi request reprint The application of genetics and genomics to cancer prevention
    Kathleen Calzone
    Genetics Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Semin Oncol 37:407-18. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Genetic testing for cancer susceptibility
    Kathleen A Calzone
    National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research, Genetics Branch, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Building 8, Rm 5101, Bethesda, MD 20889 5105, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 88:705-21, v. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma as an exemplar of the effects of genetics and genomics
    Kathleen A Calzone
    National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research, Genetics Branch, 8901 Wisconsin Ave, Building 8, Rm 5101, Bethesda, MD 20889 5105, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 38:335-43. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Randomized comparison of group versus individual genetic education and counseling for familial breast and/or ovarian cancer
    Kathleen A Calzone
    National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research, Genetics Branch, 8901 Wisconsin Ave, Bldg 8, Rm 5101, Bethesda, MD 20889 5105, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:3455-64. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of the nurse in cancer genetics
    Lindsay Middelton
    Urology Oncology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md 20892 1873, USA
    Cancer Nurs 25:196-206. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Establishing and implementing the essential nursing competencies and curricula guidelines for genetics and genomics
    Kathleen Calzone
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Clin Nurse Spec 21:265-6. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessing breast cancer risk: genetic factors are not the whole story
    Larissa A Korde
    Division of Cancer Prevention, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Postgrad Med 116:6-8, 11-4, 19-20. 2004

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Genetic biomarkers of cancer risk
    Kathleen A Calzone
    Research Genetics Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 28:122-8. 2012
    ..To provide a review of genetic biomarkers of cancer risk and associated clinical implications...
  2. doi request reprint Establishment of the genetic/genomic competency center for education
    Kathleen A Calzone
    National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research, Genetics Branch, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 43:351-8. 2011
    ..The repository maps and organizes genetic-genomic information and materials relevant to educators by healthcare discipline-specific competencies and performance indicators...
  3. pmc Establishing the outcome indicators for the essential nursing competencies and curricula guidelines for genetics and genomics
    Kathleen A Calzone
    National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research, Genetics Branch, Bethesda, MD 20889 5150, USA
    J Prof Nurs 27:179-91. 2011
    ..Outcome Indicators assist the academic and continuing education nurse community to prepare the nursing workforce in genetics/genomics and provide a platform from which to build tools needed to achieve this goal...
  4. doi request reprint The application of genetics and genomics to cancer prevention
    Kathleen Calzone
    Genetics Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Semin Oncol 37:407-18. 2010
    ..Here, we provide an overview of the scope of genetic and genomic influences on cancer risk assessment and the entire spectrum of cancer prevention...
  5. doi request reprint Genetic testing for cancer susceptibility
    Kathleen A Calzone
    National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research, Genetics Branch, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Building 8, Rm 5101, Bethesda, MD 20889 5105, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 88:705-21, v. 2008
    ..This article provides an overview of the critical elements of the process of genetic testing for cancer susceptibility...
  6. ncbi request reprint Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma as an exemplar of the effects of genetics and genomics
    Kathleen A Calzone
    National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research, Genetics Branch, 8901 Wisconsin Ave, Building 8, Rm 5101, Bethesda, MD 20889 5105, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 38:335-43. 2006
    ..The field of oncology is an exemplar of how the genomic revolution is influencing more individualized care and treatment of people with cancer and their families...
  7. ncbi request reprint Randomized comparison of group versus individual genetic education and counseling for familial breast and/or ovarian cancer
    Kathleen A Calzone
    National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research, Genetics Branch, 8901 Wisconsin Ave, Bldg 8, Rm 5101, Bethesda, MD 20889 5105, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:3455-64. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether pretest education and counseling for breast cancer genetics in a group setting is equivalent to that provided on an individual basis...
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of the nurse in cancer genetics
    Lindsay Middelton
    Urology Oncology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md 20892 1873, USA
    Cancer Nurs 25:196-206. 2002
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  9. ncbi request reprint Establishing and implementing the essential nursing competencies and curricula guidelines for genetics and genomics
    Kathleen Calzone
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Clin Nurse Spec 21:265-6. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessing breast cancer risk: genetic factors are not the whole story
    Larissa A Korde
    Division of Cancer Prevention, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Postgrad Med 116:6-8, 11-4, 19-20. 2004
    ..In this article, the authors outline genetic and other risk factors for breast cancer, explore risk-reduction strategies, and encourage primary care physicians to assess breast cancer risk in all their patients...
  11. pmc Mammographic density does not differ between unaffected BRCA1/2 mutation carriers and women at low-to-average risk of breast cancer
    Gretchen L Gierach
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Office of Preventive Oncology, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 123:245-55. 2010
    ..Taking these factors into account did not significantly alter the results of the age/body mass index-adjusted analysis. Our results do not provide support for an independent effect of BRCA1/2 mutation status on mammographic density...
  12. doi request reprint Perceptions of cancer risks and predictors of colon and endometrial cancer screening in women undergoing genetic testing for Lynch syndrome
    Donald W Hadley
    Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Institutes of Health, 31 Center Drive, MSC 2073, Building 31, Room B1B37F, Bethesda, MD 20892 2073, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:948-54. 2008
    ..This study (1) evaluated women's perceived risks for cancers, (2) compared endometrial cancer screening and colonoscopy, and (3) identified predictors of screening before and after genetic testing...
  13. ncbi request reprint Establishing the essential nursing competencies for genetics and genomics
    Jean Jenkins
    National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH, Building 31, RM 4B09, Bethesda, MD 20892 2152, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 39:10-6. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Genetics and oncology nursing
    Kathleen A Calzone
    National Cancer Institute Center for Cancer Research Genetics Branch, Bethesda, MD 20883 5105, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 20:178-85. 2004
    ..To review oncology nursing practice in the genetic era, how genetic information is used across the cancer care continuum, practice guidelines, and opportunities for genetic nursing education...
  15. ncbi request reprint Randomized comparison of phone versus in-person BRCA1/2 predisposition genetic test result disclosure counseling
    Jean Jenkins
    National Institutes of Health, National Human Genome Research, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Genet Med 9:487-95. 2007
    ..This study evaluated whether phone results were equivalent to in-person result disclosure for individuals undergoing BRCA1/2 predisposition genetic testing...
  16. ncbi request reprint What do ratings of cancer-specific distress mean among women at high risk of breast and ovarian cancer?
    James C Coyne
    University of Pennsylvania Health Care System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 116:222-8. 2003
    ..The need to interpret psychological distress and the stressfulness of genetic testing among high-risk women with respect to relevant comparison data is discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Core competencies in cancer genetics for advanced practice oncology nurses
    Kathleen A Calzone
    University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 29:1327-33. 2002
    ..To determine core competencies in cancer genetics for advanced practice nurses (APNs) in oncology...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cancer risk estimates for BRCA1 mutation carriers identified in a risk evaluation program
    Marcia S Brose
    Department of Medicine and Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute, University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1365-72. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate BRCA1-related cancer risks for individuals ascertained in a breast cancer risk evaluation clinic...
  19. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of cancer family histories: comparison of two breast cancer syndromes
    Katherine A Schneider
    Population Sciences, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Genet Test 8:222-8. 2004
    ..Our data suggest that it may not be necessary to confirm breast cancer diagnoses routinely; however, documentation of other cancer types remains important for appropriate risk assessment and follow-up...
  20. ncbi request reprint Why not to screen high-risk women anticipating BRCA1/BRCA2 testing for psychological distress
    Nili R Benazon
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:258. 2002
  21. ncbi request reprint Genetic testing for cancer predisposition
    Kathleen A Calzone
    University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Cancer Nurs 25:15-25; quiz 26-7. 2002
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