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Genetic counseling by phone or face-to-face

https://www.facingourrisk.org/XRAY/genetic-counseling-by-phone-or-face-to-face
Full article: https://ascopubs.org/doi/abs/10.1200/jco.2013.51.3226

Results presented at the 2017 American Psychological Association’s annual meeting showed genetic counseling by telephone is as “safe and effective” in long-term psychological and social outcomes compared to traditional in-person counseling for women at risk for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. This presentation is an update on research published in 2014. (11/29/17)

Expert Guidelines

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network is a consortium of experts in cancer and genetics. They publish consensus guidelines for genetic counseling and testing for cancer risk.

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About FORCE

FORCE is a national nonprofit organization, established in 1999. Our mission is to improve the lives of individuals and families affected by adult hereditary cancers.