Regina H Kenen

Summary

Affiliation: The College of New Jersey
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Women with BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutations renegotiating a post-prophylactic mastectomy identity: self-image and self-disclosure
    Regina H Kenen
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, The College of New Jersey, PO Box 7718, Ewing, NJ 08628 0718, USA
    J Genet Couns 16:789-98. 2007
  2. doi To Use or Not to Use: Male Partners' Perspectives on Decision Making About Prenatal Diagnosis
    R Kenen
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ
    J Genet Couns 9:33-45. 2000
  3. doi To Use or Not to Use: The Prenatal Genetic Technology/Worry Conundrum
    R Kenen
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ
    J Genet Couns 9:203-17. 2000
  4. pmc Close ties: an exploratory Colored Eco-Genetic Relationship Map (CEGRM) study of social connections of men in Familial Testicular Cancer (FTC) families
    June A Peters
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD, 20852 USA
    Hered Cancer Clin Pract 10:2. 2012
  5. pmc Ownership of uncertainty: healthcare professionals counseling and treating women from hereditary breast and ovarian cancer families who receive an inconclusive BRCA1/2 genetic test result
    Regina Kenen
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, New Jersey 08628, USA
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 15:243-50. 2011
  6. ncbi Family stories and the use of heuristics: women from suspected hereditary breast and ovarian cancer (HBOC) families
    Regina Kenen
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, College of New Jersey, Ewing 08628, USA
    Sociol Health Illn 25:838-65. 2003
  7. ncbi "Social separation" among women under 40 years of age diagnosed with breast cancer and carrying a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation
    Regina Kenen
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, The College of New Jersey, Social Science Building, P O Box 7718, Ewing, New Jersey 08628, USA
    J Genet Couns 15:149-62. 2006
  8. ncbi We are talking, but are they listening? Communication patterns in families with a history of breast/ovarian cancer (HBOC)
    Regina Kenen
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Social Science Building, The College of New Jersey, PO Box 7718, Ewing, NJ 08628, USA
    Psychooncology 13:335-45. 2004
  9. ncbi Healthy women from suspected hereditary breast and ovarian cancer families: the significant others in their lives
    R Kenen
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, 08628, USA
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 13:169-79. 2004
  10. ncbi Peer-support in coping with medical uncertainty: discussion of oophorectomy and hormone replacement therapy on a web-based message board
    Regina H Kenen
    The College of New Jersey, NJ, USA
    Psychooncology 16:763-71. 2007

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Publications10

  1. ncbi Women with BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutations renegotiating a post-prophylactic mastectomy identity: self-image and self-disclosure
    Regina H Kenen
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, The College of New Jersey, PO Box 7718, Ewing, NJ 08628 0718, USA
    J Genet Couns 16:789-98. 2007
    ..Results are discussed in terms of Goffman's concepts "stigma" and "disclosure" and Charmaz's concepts "interruptions," "intrusions" and a "dreaded future."..
  2. doi To Use or Not to Use: Male Partners' Perspectives on Decision Making About Prenatal Diagnosis
    R Kenen
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ
    J Genet Couns 9:33-45. 2000
    ..The male partners also seemed to view prenatal diagnosis as either an information decision or an action decision and appeared to take a more active role in decision making when the decision was viewed as an action decision. ..
  3. doi To Use or Not to Use: The Prenatal Genetic Technology/Worry Conundrum
    R Kenen
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ
    J Genet Couns 9:203-17. 2000
    ..Women in both groups were torn between fear of an invasive test and worry about the health of their fetus for the rest of their pregnancy if they did not undergo amniocentesis. ..
  4. pmc Close ties: an exploratory Colored Eco-Genetic Relationship Map (CEGRM) study of social connections of men in Familial Testicular Cancer (FTC) families
    June A Peters
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD, 20852 USA
    Hered Cancer Clin Pract 10:2. 2012
    ..As the genetic causes of familial clusters (Familial Testicular Cancer or FTC) are being sought, it is also important to understand the psycho-social experiences of members of FTC families...
  5. pmc Ownership of uncertainty: healthcare professionals counseling and treating women from hereditary breast and ovarian cancer families who receive an inconclusive BRCA1/2 genetic test result
    Regina Kenen
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, New Jersey 08628, USA
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 15:243-50. 2011
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  6. ncbi Family stories and the use of heuristics: women from suspected hereditary breast and ovarian cancer (HBOC) families
    Regina Kenen
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, College of New Jersey, Ewing 08628, USA
    Sociol Health Illn 25:838-65. 2003
    ..This may pose a future ethical issue for genetic counsellors in determining how to balance the benefit of positive illusions with the delivery of statistical probabilities of risk...
  7. ncbi "Social separation" among women under 40 years of age diagnosed with breast cancer and carrying a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation
    Regina Kenen
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, The College of New Jersey, Social Science Building, P O Box 7718, Ewing, New Jersey 08628, USA
    J Genet Couns 15:149-62. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi We are talking, but are they listening? Communication patterns in families with a history of breast/ovarian cancer (HBOC)
    Regina Kenen
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Social Science Building, The College of New Jersey, PO Box 7718, Ewing, NJ 08628, USA
    Psychooncology 13:335-45. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi Healthy women from suspected hereditary breast and ovarian cancer families: the significant others in their lives
    R Kenen
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, 08628, USA
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 13:169-79. 2004
    ..The women were very concerned about their daughters and granddaughters, but were far less concerned about the impact on their sons...
  10. ncbi Peer-support in coping with medical uncertainty: discussion of oophorectomy and hormone replacement therapy on a web-based message board
    Regina H Kenen
    The College of New Jersey, NJ, USA
    Psychooncology 16:763-71. 2007
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