J F Jenkins
Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
- An historical perspective on genetic careJ F Jenkins
National Cancer Institute, NIH, USA
Online J Issues Nurs 5:1. 2000..The purpose of this article is to provide a foundation from which the profession of nursing can build to enhance current skills and knowledge about genetics to prepare for this transformation in health care...
- Essential genetic and genomic nursing competencies for the oncology nurseJean Jenkins
National HumanGenome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Semin Oncol Nurs 27:64-71. 2011..To review the opportunities and possibilities for advancing oncology nursing competencies in genetic/genomics through the illustration of case scenarios in clinical care...
- Establishing the essential nursing competencies for genetics and genomicsJean Jenkins
National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH, Building 31, RM 4B09, Bethesda, MD 20892 2152, USA
J Nurs Scholarsh 39:10-6. 2007....
- Survivorship: finding a new balanceJean Jenkins
National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Semin Oncol Nurs 22:117-25. 2006..To offer personal and professional perspectives on survivorship...
- Nurses and the genomic revolutionJean Jenkins
National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, 31 Center Drive, Building 31, Room 4B09, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
J Nurs Scholarsh 37:98-101. 2005..To increase nurses' genetics and genomics literacy through a series of articles focused on genomic research discoveries and their importance for nursing education, practice, policy, and research...
- Are nursing faculty ready to integrate genomic content into curricula?Jean F Jenkins
National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Nurse Educ 37:25-9. 2012..The authors discuss the process used to assess nursing faculty's readiness to change as a way to substantiate the need for faculty training...
- Genetics competency: new directions for nursingJean Jenkins
National Cancer Institute at National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 20889 5105, USA
AACN Clin Issues 13:486-91. 2002..To ensure that patients understand both the promise and the limitations of genetic discovery, it is imperative to ensure the competence of critical care nurses...
- Preparing for the future through genetics nursing educationJ F Jenkins
National Cancer Institute at the National Navy Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bldg 8, Room 5101, Bethesda, MD 20889 5105, USA
J Nurs Scholarsh 33:191-5. 2001..To determine recommendations for curriculum change that are indicated by innovations in genetics...
- Essential nursing competencies and curricula guidelines for genetics and genomicsJudith A Lewis
School of Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, VA, USA
MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 31:146-53; quiz, 154-5. 2006..Selected portions of the resulting document, developed by consensus, are presented here...
- Colonoscopy use following mutation detection in Lynch syndrome: exploring a role for cancer screening in adaptationD W Hadley
Social Network Methods Section, Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, 31 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Clin Genet 79:321-8. 2011..Furthermore, depressive symptoms may interfere with behavioral compliance in some patients, suggesting referral to mental health specialists...
- Recommendations for educating nurses in geneticsJ F Jenkins
National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health (NIH, Bethesda, MD 20889-5105, USA
J Prof Nurs 17:283-90. 2001..If, however, all educators do not accept this responsibility, nurses will be left behind in designing and offering health care for the 21st century...
- Too many referrals of low-risk women for BRCA1/2 genetic services by family physiciansDella Brown White
Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH, 31 Center Drive, Building 31, Room B1B54G, Bethesda, MD 20892 2073, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2980-6. 2008..Clinicians and patients could benefit from education about the appropriate use of genetic services so that both are more comfortable with a decision against referral...
- Randomized comparison of group versus individual genetic education and counseling for familial breast and/or ovarian cancerKathleen 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...
- Applications of advances in molecular biology and genomics to clinical cancer careJennifer T Loud
Clinical Genetics Branch CGB, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
Cancer Nurs 25:110-22; quiz 123-4. 2002..We use specific examples to demonstrate the use of genetic information to achieve these objectives and to illustrate principles and strategies that may be applied to a variety of cancers...
- The role of estrogens in BRCA1/2 mutation carriers: reflections on the past, issues for the futureMaria de Carvalho
National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Cancer Nurs 26:421-30. 2003..Although questions remain regarding the potential implications of hormones for risk of cancer and effectiveness of risk-reduction strategies, all information should be considered when educating and caring for such patients...
- Genetic counseling and testing in families with hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancerDonald W Hadley
Medical Genetics Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Dr, MSC 1852, Building 10, Room 10C103, Bethesda, MD 20892 1852, USA
Arch Intern Med 163:573-82. 2003..This study investigated attitudes, intentions, and uptake of genetic testing within newly identified families with hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer...
- An ethical assessment framework for addressing global genetic issues in clinical practiceJudith M Cassells
Oncol Nurs Forum 30:383-90. 2003....
- Genomics: offering hope for oncology careJean Jenkins
National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research, Genetics Branch, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
Semin Oncol Nurs 20:209-12. 2004
- The role of the nurse in cancer geneticsLindsay Middelton
Urology Oncology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md 20892 1873, USA
Cancer Nurs 25:196-206. 2002....
- Establishing and implementing the essential nursing competencies and curricula guidelines for genetics and genomicsKathleen Calzone
National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
Clin Nurse Spec 21:265-6. 2007
- Patient physical characteristics and primary care physician decision making in preconception genetic screeningV L Bonham
Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 2152, USA
Public Health Genomics 13:336-44. 2010..Limited research has been conducted on how primary care providers interpret patients' characteristics and use constructs, such as ethnicity and race, to decide whom to offer preconception genetic screening...
- The impact of familial environment on depression scores after genetic testing for cancer susceptibilityS Ashida
Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
Clin Genet 75:43-9. 2009..The findings highlight the complexity of familial environment surrounding individuals that undergo genetic testing and suggest the benefits of considering these factors when providing genetic services...
- Family physicians' beliefs about genetic contributions to racial/ethnic and gender differences in health and clinical decision-makingEsther Warshauer-Baker
Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 0249, USA
Community Genet 11:352-8. 2008..These beliefs were not associated with rated importance of race/ethnicity or gender in clinical decision-making. FPs appreciate the complexity of genetic and environmental influences on health differences by race/ethnicity and gender...
- Randomized comparison of phone versus in-person BRCA1/2 predisposition genetic test result disclosure counselingJean 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...
- Creating a nursing vision for leadership in geneticsSharon J Olsen
Johns Hopkins University, School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD, USA
Medsurg Nurs 12:177-83. 2003..The International Society of Nurses in Genetics (ISONG) has taken up the challenge of educating nurses about genetics and about ways such knowledge might be integrated into practice...
- Researchers delve deeper into the human genomeJean Jenkins
ONS News 20:7. 2005
- No threat to board certified geneticists and genetic counselorsJoseph D McInerney
Am J Med Genet 110:297; author reply 298-9. 2002
- Core competencies in cancer genetics for advanced practice oncology nursesKathleen 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...
- Are you genetically literate?Jean Jenkins
National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
Am J Nurs 103:13. 2003
- Interest in genetic prostate cancer susceptibility testing among african American menSally Weinrich
School of Nursing, University of Louisville, KY 40292, USA
Cancer Nurs 25:28-34. 2002....
- Peritoneal dialysis training: a multisensory approachAlison Neville
PD Unit, Directorate of Nephrology and Transplantation, University Hospital of Wales, United Kingdom
Perit Dial Int 25:S149-51. 2005..The increased use of pictorial aids and symbols may also be helpful in training patients where there is a language barrier as well as the pediatric population...