Scientific Publications

Members of the Fisher Center have contributed to many diverse aspects of published literature addressing issues related to familial and hereditary cancers.  Representative citations are included below, divided by category.  PubMed identifiers (PMID) are also indicated.

Basic science, gene function, etc. 
  • Bae I, Rih JK, Kim HJ, Kang HJ, Haddad B, Kirilyuk A, Fan S, Avantaggiati ML, Rosen EM. BRCA1 regulates gene expression for orderly mitotic progression. Cell Cycle. 2005 Nov;4(11):1641-66. PMID: 16258266 
  • Ballal RD, Saha T, Fan S, Haddad BR, Rosen EM. BRCA1 localization to the telomere and its loss from the telomere in response to DNA damage. J Biol Chem. 2009 Dec 25;284(52):36083-98. PMID: 19797051
  • Cavalli LR, Singh B, Isaacs C, Dickson RB, Haddad BR. Loss of heterozygosity in normal breast epithelial tissue and benign breast lesions in BRCA1/2 carriers with breast cancer. Cancer Genet Cytogenet. 2004 Feb;149(1):38-43. PMID: 15104281 
  • Jones LP, Tilli MT, Assefnia S, Torre K, Halama ED, Parrish A, Rosen EM, Furth PA. Activation of estrogen signaling pathways collaborates with loss of BRCA1 to promote development of ERalpha-negative and ERalpha-positive mammary preneoplasia and cancer. Oncogene. 2008 Jan 31;27(6):794-802. PMID: 17653086 
  • Katiyar P, Ma Y, Fan S, Pestell RG, Furth PA, Rosen EM. Regulation of progesterone receptor signaling by BRCA1 in mammary cancer. Nucl Recept Signal. 2006;4:e006. PMID: 16741564 
  • Ma Y, Hu C, Riegel AT, Fan S, Rosen EM. Growth factor signaling pathways modulate BRCA1 repression of estrogen receptor-alpha activity. Mol Endocrinol. 2007 Aug;21(8): 1905-23. PMID: 17505062 
  • Ma Y, Katiyar P, Jones LP, Fan S, Zhang Y, Furth PA, Rosen EM. The breast cancer susceptibility gene BRCA1 regulates progesterone receptor signaling in mammary epithelial cells. Mol Endocrinol. 2006 Jan;20(1):14-34. PMID: 16109739 
  • Mavaddat N, Barrowdale D, Andrulis IL, et al. Pathology of breast and ovarian cancers among BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers: results from the Consortium of Investigators of Modifiers of BRCA1/2 (CIMBA). Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2012 Jan;21(1):134-47. PMID: 22144499
  • Rosen EM, Fan S, Isaacs C. BRCA1 in hormonal carcinogenesis: basic and clinical research. Endocr Relat Cancer. 2005 Sep;12(3):533-48. Review. PMID: 16172191
  • Saha T, Smulson M, Rosen EM. BRCA1 regulation of base excision repair pathway. Cell Cycle. 2010 Jul 1;9(13):2471-2. PMID: 20581465
  • Saha T, Rih JK, Roy R, Ballal R, Rosen EM. Transcriptional regulation of the base excision repair pathway by BRCA1. J Biol Chem. 2010 Jun 18;285(25): 19092-105. PMID: 20185827
  • Saha T, Rih JK, Rosen EM. BRCA1 down-regulates cellular levels of reactive oxygen species. FEBS Lett. 2009 May 6;583(9):1535-43. PMID: 19364506
  • Silva Soares EW, de Lima Santos SC, Bueno AG, Cavalli IJ, Cavalli LR, Fouto Matias JE, de Souza Fonseca Ribeiro EM. Concomitant loss of heterozygosity at the BRCA1 and FHIT genes as a prognostic factor in sporadic breast cancer. Cancer Genet Cytogenet. 2010 May;199(1):24-30. PMID: 20417865
  • Xiong J, Fan S, Meng Q, Schramm L, Wang C, Bouzahza B, Zhou J, Zafonte B, Goldberg ID, Haddad BR, Pestell RG, Rosen EM. BRCA1 inhibition of telomerase activity in cultured cells. Mol Cell Biol. 2003 Dec;23(23):8668-90. PMID: 14612409 
  • Zhang X, Chiang HC, Wang Y, Zhang C, Smith S, Zhao X, Nair SJ, Michalek J, Jatoi I, Lautner M, Oliver B, Wang H, Petit A, Soler T, Brunet J, Mateo F, Angel Pujana M, Poggi E, Chaldekas K, Isaacs C, Peshkin BN, Ochoa O, Chedin F, Theoharis C, Sun LZ, Curiel TJ, Elledge R, Jin VX, Hu Y, Li R. Author Correction: Attenuation of RNA polymerase II pausing mitigates BRCA1-associated R-loop accumulation and tumorigenesis. Nat Commun. 2018 Mar 30;9:16211. PMID: 29600804

 

 

Clinical issues and non-genetic risk modifiers 
  • Barac A, Lynce F, Smith KL, Mete M, Shara NM, Asch FM, Nardacci MP, Wray L, Herbolsheimer P, Nunes RA, Swain SM, Warren R, Peshkin BN, Isaacs C. Cardiac function in BRCA1/2 mutation carriers with history of breast cancer treated with anthracyclines. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2016 Jan;155(2):285-93. PMID: 26749359​
  • Chai X, Friebel TM, Singer CF, Evans DG, Lynch HT, Isaacs C, Garber JE, Neuhausen SL, Matloff E, Eeles R, Tung N, Weitzel JN, Couch FJ, Hulick PJ, Ganz PA, Daly MB, Olopade OI, Tomlinson G, Blum JL, Domchek SM, Chen J, Rebbeck TR. Use of risk-reducing surgeries in a prospective cohort of 1,499 BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2014 Nov;148(2):397-406. PMID: 25311111
  • Dennis J, Ghadirian P, Little J, Lubinski J, Gronwald J, Kim-Sing C, Foulkes W, Moller P, Lynch HT, Neuhausen SL, Domchek S, Armel S, Isaacs C, Tung N, Sweet K, Ainsworth P, Sun P, Krewski D, Narod S; the Hereditary Breast Cancer Clinical Study Group. Alcohol consumption and the risk of breast cancer among BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers. Breast. 2010 Dec;19(6):479-84. PMID: 20541936
  • Domchek SM, Friebel TM, Singer CF, Evans DG, Lynch HT, Isaacs C, Garber JE, Neuhausen SL, Matloff E, Eeles R, Pichert G, Van t'veer L, Tung N, Weitzel JN, Couch FJ, Rubinstein WS, Ganz PA, Daly MB, Olopade OI, Tomlinson G, Schildkraut J, Blum JL, Rebbeck TR. Association of risk-reducing surgery in BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation carriers with cancer risk and mortality. JAMA. 2010 Sep 1;304(9):967-75. PMID: 20810374
  • Domchek SM, Friebel TM, Garber JE, Isaacs C, Matloff E, Eeles R, Evans DG, Rubinstein W, Singer CF, Rubin S, Lynch HT, Daly MB, Weitzel J, Ganz PA, Pichert G, Olopade OI, Tomlinson G, Tung N, Blum JL, Couch F, Rebbeck TR. Occult ovarian cancers identified at risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy in a prospective cohort of BRCA1/2 mutation carriers. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2010 Nov;124(1):195-203.  PMID: 20180014
  • Eisen A, Lubinski J, Gronwald J, Moller P, Lynch HT, Klijn J, Kim-Sing C, Neuhausen SL, Gilbert L, Ghadirian P, Manoukian S, Rennert G, Friedman E, Isaacs C, Rosen E, Rosen B, Daly M, Sun P, Narod SA; Hereditary Breast Cancer Clinical Study Group. Hormone therapy and the risk of breast cancer in BRCA1 mutation carriers. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2008 Oct 1;100(19):1361-7. PMID: 18812548
  • Finkelman BS, Rubinstein WS, Friedman S, Friebel TM, Dubitsky S, Schonberger NS, Shoretz R, Singer CF, Blum JL, Tung N, Olopade OI, Weitzel JN, Lynch HT, Snyder C, Garber JE, Schildkraut J, Daly MB, Isaacs C, Pichert G, Neuhausen SL, Couch FJ, van't Veer L, Eeles R, Bancroft E, Evans DG, Ganz PA, Tomlinson GE, Narod SA, Matloff E, Domchek S, Rebbeck TR. Breast and ovarian cancer risk and risk reduction in Jewish BRCA1/2 mutation carriers. J Clin Oncol. 2012 Apr 20;30(12):1321-8PMID: 22430266
  • Friebel TM, Domchek SM, Neuhausen SL, Wagner T, Evans DG, Isaacs C, Garber JE, Daly MB, Eeles R, Matloff E, Tomlinson G, Lynch HT, Tung N, Blum JL, Weitzel J, Rubinstein WS, Ganz PA, Couch F, Rebbeck TR. Bilateral prophylactic oophorectomy and bilateral prophylactic mastectomy in a prospective cohort of unaffected BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers. Clin Breast Cancer. 2007 Dec;7(11):875-82. PMID: 18269778
  • Ginsburg O, Ghadirian P, Lubinski J, Cybulski C, Lynch H, Neuhausen S, Kim-Sing C, Robson M, Domchek S, Isaacs C, Klijn J, Armel S, Foulkes WD, Tung N, Moller P, Sun P, Narod SA; Hereditary Breast Cancer Clinical Study Group. Smoking and the risk of breast cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 carriers: an update. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2009 Mar;114(1):127-35. PMID: 18483851 
  • Highland KB, Hurtado-de-Mendoza A, Stanton CA, Dash C, Sheppard VB. Risk-reduction opportunities in breast cancer survivors: capitalizing on teachable moments. Support Care Cancer. 2015 Apr;23(4):933-41. PMID: 25239599
  • Kauff ND, Domchek SM, Friebel TM, Robson ME, Lee J, Garber JE, Isaacs C, Evans DG, Lynch H, Eeles RA, Neuhausen SL, Daly MB, Matloff E, Blum JL, Sabbatini P, Barakat RR, Hudis C, Norton L, Offit K, Rebbeck TR. Risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy for the prevention of BRCA1- and BRCA2-associated breast and gynecologic cancer: a multicenter, prospective study. J Clin Oncol. 2008 Mar 10;26(8):1331-7. PMID: 18268356
  • King L, O'Neill SC, Spellman E, Peshkin BN, Valdimarsdottir H, Willey S, Leventhal KG, DeMarco T, Nusbaum R, Feldman E, Jandorf L, Schwartz MD. Intentions for bilateral mastectomy among newly diagnosed breast cancer patients. J Surg Oncol. 2013 Jun;107(7):772-6. PMID: 23280632
  • Kinney AY, Boonyasiriwat W, Walters ST, Pappas LM, Stroup AM, Schwartz MD, Edwards SL, Rogers A, Kohlmann WK, Boucher KM, Vernon SW, Simmons RG, Lowery JT, Flores K, Wiggins CL, Hill DA, Burt RW, Williams MS, Higginbotham JC. Telehealth personalized cancer risk communication to motivate colonoscopy in relatives of patients with colorectal cancer: the family CARE Randomized controlled trial. J Clin Oncol. 2014 Mar;32(7):654-62. PMID: 24449229
  • Kotsopoulos J, Librach CL, Lubinski J, Gronwald J, Kim-Sing C, Ghadirian P, Lynch HT, Moller P, Foulkes WD, Randall S, Manoukian S, Pasini B, Tung N, Ainsworth PJ, Cummings S, Sun P, Narod SA; Hereditary Breast Cancer Clinical Study Group. Infertility, treatment of infertility, and the risk of breast cancer among women with BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations: a case-control study. Cancer Causes Control. 2008 Dec;19(10):1111-9. PMID: 18509731 
  • Kotsopoulos J, Lubinski J, Lynch HT, et al. Age at first birth and the risk of breast cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2007 Oct;105(2):221-8. PMID: 17245541
  • Kotsopoulos J, Lubinski J, Neuhausen SL, Lynch HT, Rosen B, Ainsworth P, Moller P, Ghadirian P, Isaacs C, Karlan B, Sun P, Narod SA. Hormone replacement therapy and the risk of ovarian cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers. Gynecol Oncol. 2006 Jan;100(1):83-8. PMID: 16137751
  • Kotsopoulos J, Lubinski J, Lynch HT, Neuhausen SL, Ghadirian P, Isaacs C, Weber B, Kim-Sing C, Foulkes WD, Gershoni-Baruch R, Ainsworth P, Friedman E, Daly M, Garber JE, Karlan B, Olopade OI, Tung N, Saal HM, Eisen A, Osborne M, Olsson H, Gilchrist D, Sun P, Narod SA. Age at menarche and the risk of breast cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers. Cancer Causes Control. 2005 Aug;16(6):667-74. PMID: 16049805 
  • Kotsopoulos J, Olopado OI, Ghadirian P, Lubinski J, Lynch HT, Isaacs C, Weber B, Kim-Sing C, Ainsworth P, Foulkes WD, Eisen A, Sun P, Narod SA. Changes in body weight and the risk of breast cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers. Breast Cancer Res. 2005;7(5):R833-43. PMID: 16168130 
  • Lehman CD, Isaacs C, Schnall MD, Pisano ED, Ascher SM, Weatherall PT, Bluemke DA, Bowen DJ, Marcom PK, Armstrong DK, Domchek SM, Tomlinson G, Skates SJ, Gatsonis C. Cancer yield of mammography, MR, and US in high-risk women: prospective multi-institution breast cancer screening study. Radiology. 2007 Aug;244(2):381-8. PMID: 17641362
  • Lynce F, Graves K. Differences in uptake of risk reduction strategies among underserved populations. EBioMedicine. 2015 Nov 3;2(11):1598-9. PMID: 26870783
  • Metcalfe KA, Lubinski J, Ghadirian P, Lynch H, Kim-Sing C, Friedman E, Foulkes WD, Domchek S, Ainsworth P, Isaacs C, Tung N, Gronwald J, Cummings S, Wagner T, Manoukian S, Møller P, Weitzel J, Sun P, Narod SA; Hereditary Breast Cancer Clinical Study Group. Predictors of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy in women with a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation: the Hereditary Breast Cancer Clinical Study Group. J Clin Oncol. 2008 Mar 1;26(7):1093-7. PMID: 18195327
  • Moorman PG, Iversen ES, Marcom PK, Marks JR, Wang F; Kathleen Cuningham Consortium for Research into Familial Breast Cancer (kConFab), Lee E, Ursin G, Rebbeck TR, Domchek SM, Arun B, Susswein L, Isaacs C, Garber JE, Visvanathan K, Griffin CA, Sutphen R, Brzosowicz J, Gruber S, Finkelstein DM, Schildkraut JM. Evaluation of established breast cancer risk factors as modifiers of BRCA1 or BRCA2: a multi-center case-only analysis. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2010 Nov;124(2):441-451. PMID: 20309627
  • Narod SA, Neuhausen S, Vichodez G, Armel S, Lynch HT, Ghadirian P, Cummings S, Olopade O, Stoppa-Lyonnet D, Couch F, Wagner T, Warner E, Foulkes WD, Saal H, Weitzel J, Tulman A, Poll A, Nam R, Sun P; Hereditary Breast Cancer Study Group, Danquah J, Domchek S, Tung N, Ainsworth P, Horsman D, Kim-Sing C, Maugard C, Eisen A, Daly M, McKinnon W, Wood M, Isaacs C, Gilchrist D, Karlan B, Nedelcu R, Meschino W, Garber J, Pasini B, Manoukian S, Bellati C. Rapid progression of prostate cancer in men with a BRCA2 mutation. Br J Cancer. 2008 Jul 22;99(2):371-4. PMID: 18577985 
  • Narod SA, Lubinski J, Ghadirian P, Lynch HT, Moller P, Foulkes WD, Rosen B, Kim-Sing C, Isaacs C, Domchek S, Sun P; Hereditary Breast Cancer Clinical Study Group. Screening mammography and risk of breast cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers: a case-control study. Lancet Oncol. 2006 May;7(5):402-6. PMID: 16648044
  • Nkondjock A, Ghadirian P, Kotsopoulos J, Lubinski J, Lynch H, Kim-Sing C, Horsman D, Rosen B, Isaacs C, Weber B, Foulkes W, Ainsworth P, Tung N, Eisen A, Friedman E, Eng C, Sun P, Narod SA. Coffee consumption and breast cancer risk among BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers. Int J Cancer. 2006 Jan;118(1):103-7. PMID: 16032702
  • Nusbaum R, Isaacs C. Management updates for women with a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation. Mol Diagn Ther. 2007;11(3):133-44. Review. PMID: 17570734 
  • O'Neill SC, Isaacs C, Lynce F, Graham DM, Chao C, Sheppard VB, Zhou Y, Liu C, Selvam N, Schwartz MD, Potosky AL. Endocrine therapy initiation, discontinuation and adherence and breast imaging among 21-gene recurrence score assay-eligible women under age 65. Breast Cancer Res. 2017 Mar 31;19(1):45. PMID: 28359319
  • Pierce LJ, Levin AM, Rebbeck TR, Ben-David MA, Friedman E, Solin LJ, Harris EE, Gaffney DK, Haffty BG, Dawson LA, Narod SA, Olivotto IA, Eisen A, Whelan TJ, Olopade OI, Isaacs C, Merajver SD, Wong JS, Garber JE, Weber BL. Ten-year multi-institutional results of breast-conserving surgery and radiotherapy in BRCA1/2-associated stage I/II breast cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2006 Jun 1;24(16):2437-43. PMID: 16636335
  • Potosky AL, O'Neill SC, Isaacs C, Tsai HT, Chao C, Liu C, Ekezue BF, Selvam N, Kessler LG, Zhou Y, Schwartz MD. Population-based study of the effect of gene expression profiling on adjuvant chemotherapy use in breast cancer patients under the age of 65 years. Cancer. 2015 Nov 15;121(22):4062-70. PMID: 26291519
  • Rebbeck TR, Friebel T, Wagner T, Lynch HT, Garber JE, Daly MB, Isaacs C, Olopade OI, Neuhausen SL, van 't Veer L, Eeles R, Evans DG, Tomlinson G, Matloff E, Narod SA, Eisen A, Domchek S, Armstrong K, Weber BL; PROSE Study Group. Effect of short-term hormone replacement therapy on breast cancer risk reduction after bilateral prophylactic oophorectomy in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers: the PROSE Study Group. J Clin Oncol. 2005 Nov 1;23(31):7804-10. PMID: 16219936
  • Shu CA, Pike MC, Jotwani AR, Friebel TM, Soslow RA, Levine DA, Nathanson KL, Konner JA, Arnold AG, Bogomolniy F, Dao F, Olvera N, Bancroft EK, Goldfrank DJ, Stadler ZK, Robson ME, Brown CL, Leitao MM Jr, Abu-Rustum NR, Aghajanian CA, Blum JL, Neuhausen SL, Garber JE, Daly MB, Isaacs C, Eeles RA, Ganz PA, Barakat RR, Offit K, Domchek SM, Rebbeck TR, Kauff ND. Uterine cancer after risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy without hysterectomy in women with BRCA mutations. JAMA Oncol. 2016 Nov 1;2(11):1434-1440. PMID: 27367496
  • Skates SJ, Greene MH, Buys SS, Mai PL, Brown P, Piedmonte M, Rodriguez G, Schorge JO, Sherman M, Daly MB, Rutherford T, Brewster WR, O'Malley DM, Partridge E, Boggess J, Drescher CW, Isaacs C, Berchuck A, Domchek S, Davidson SA, Edwards R, Elg SA, Wakeley K, Phillips KA, Armstrong D, Horowitz I, Fabian CJ, Walker J, Sluss PM, Welch W, Minasian L, Horick NK, Kasten CH, Nayfield S, Alberts D, Finkelstein DM, Lu KH. Early detection of ovarian cancer using the risk of ovarian cancer algorithm with frequent CA125 testing in women at increased familial risk - combined results from two screening trials. Clin Cancer Res. 2017 Jul 15;23(14):3628-3637. PMID: 28143870
  • Skates SJ, Mai P, Horick NK, Piedmonte M, Drescher CW, Isaacs C, et al. Large prospective study of ovarian cancer screening in high-risk women: CA125 cut-point defined by menopausal status. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2011 Sep;4(9):1401-8. PMID: 21893500
  • Smith KL, Isaacs C. Management of women at increased risk for hereditary breast cancer. Breast Dis. 2006-2007;27:51-67. Review. PMID: 17917140 
  • Spear SL, Willey SC, Feldman ED, Cocilovo C, Sidawy M, Al-Attar A, Hannan C, Seiboth L, Nahabedian MY. Nipple-sparing mastectomy for prophylactic and therapeutic indications. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Now;128(5):1005-1014. PMID: 21738086.
  • Spear SL, Schwarz KA, Venturi ML, Barbosa T, Al-Attar A. Prophylactic mastectomy and reconstruction: clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Jul;122(1):1-9. PMID: 18594352 
  • Spear SL, Carter ME, Schwarz K. Prophylactic mastectomy: indications, options, and reconstructive alternatives. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2005 Mar;115(3):891-909. Review. PMID: 15731693 
  • Spellman E, Sulayman N, Eggly S, Peshkin BN, Isaacs C, Schwartz MD, O'Neill SC. Conveying genomic recurrence risk estimates to patients with early-stage breast cancer: oncologist perspectives. Psychooncology. 2013 Sep;22(9):2110-6. PMID: 23447452
  • Starosta AJ, Luta G, Tomko CA, Schwartz MD, Taylor KL. Baseline attitudes about prostate cancer screening moderate the impact of decision aids on screening rates. Ann Behav Med. 2015 Oct;49(5):762-8.. PMID: 25724634
  • Steffen LE, Boucher KM, Damron BH, Pappas LM, Walters ST, Flores KG, Boonyasiriwat W, Vernon SW, Stroup AM, Schwartz MD, Edwards SL, Kohlmann WK, Lowery JT, Wiggins CL, Hill DA, Higginbotham JC, Burt R, Simmons RG, Kinney AY. Efficacy of a telehealth intervention on colonoscopy uptake when cost is a barrier: The family CARE cluster randomized controlled trial. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2015 Sep;24(9):1311-8. PMID: 26101306
  • Taylor KL, Williams RM, Davis K, Luta G, Penek S, Barry S, Kelly S, Tomko C, Schwartz M, Krist AH, Woolf SH, Fishman MB, Cole C, Miller E. Decision making in prostate cancer screening using decision aids vs usual care: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Oct 14;173(18):1704-12. PMID: 23896732
  • Vicus D, Rosen B, Lubinski J, Domchek S, Kauff ND, Lynch HT, Isaacs C, Tung N, Sun P, Narod SA; Hereditary Ovarian Cancer Clinical Study Group. Tamoxifen and the risk of ovarian cancer in BRCA1 mutation carriers. Gynecol Oncol. 2009 Oct;115(1):135-7. PMID: 19577280
  • Weissfeld JL, Schoen RE, Pinsky PF, Bresalier RS, Doria-Rose VP, Laiyemo AO, Church T, Yokochi LA, Yurgalevitch S, Rathmell J, Andriole GL, Buys S, Crawford ED, Fouad M, Isaacs C, Lamerato L, Reding D, Prorok PC, Berg CD; PLCO Project Team. Flexible sigmoidoscopy in the randomized prostate, lung, colorectal, and ovarian (PLCO) cancer screening trial: added yield from a second screening examination. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2012 Feb 22;104(4):280-9. PMID: 22298838
  • Willey SC, Cocilovo C. Screening and follow-up of the patient at high risk for breast cancer. Obstet Gynecol. 2007 Dec;110(6):1404-16. Review. PMID: 18055740 

 

Ethics, Disparities, health policy 
  • Biesecker BB, Schwartz MD, Marteau TM. Enhancing informed choice to undergo health screening: a systematic review. Am J Health Behav. 2013 May;37(3):351-9. Review. PMID: 23985182
  • Chandler Y, Schechter CB, Jayasekera J, Near A, O'Neill SC, Isaacs C, Phelps CE, Ray GT, Lieu TA, Ramsey S, Mandelblatt JS. Cost Effectiveness of gene expression profile testing in community practice. J Clin Oncol. 2018 Feb;36(6):554-562. PMID: 29309250
  • Fitzgerald KT. Ethics at the intersection of pharmacoethnicity. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2008 Sep;84(3):424-6. PMID: 18596680 
  • Graves KD, Hay JL, O'Neill SC. The promise of using personalized genomic information to promote behavior change: is the debate over, or just beginning? Per Med. 2014 Mar;11(2):173-185. PMID: 29751381
  • Hurtado-de-Mendoza A, Song M, Kigen O, Jennings Y, Nwabukwu I, Sheppard VB. Addressing cancer control needs of African-born immigrants in the US: a systematic literature review. Prev Med. 2014 Oct;67:89-99. Review. PMID: 25034729
  • Lynce F, Graves KD, Jandorf L, Ricker C, Castro E, Moreno L, Augusto B, Fejerman L, Vadaparampil ST. Genomic disparities in breast cancer among Latinas. Cancer Control. 2016 Oct;23(4):359-372. PMID: 27842325
  • Lynce F, Isaacs C. How far do we go with genetic evaluation? Gene, panel, and tumor testing. Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book. 2016;35:e72-8. Review. PMID: 27249773
  • Lynce F, Isaacs C. Population-based BRCA1/2 testing in Ashkenazi Jews: ready for prime time. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2016 Jun;14(6):809-12. PMID: 27283172
  • Mays D, Sharff ME, DeMarco TA, Williams B, Beck B, Sheppard VB, Peshkin BN, Eng-Wong J, Tercyak KP. Outcomes of a systems-level intervention offering breast cancer risk assessments to low-income underserved women. Fam Cancer. 2012 Sep;11(3):493-502. PMID: 22711611
  • Nusbaum R, Leventhal KG, Hooker GW, Peshkin BN, Butrick M, Salehizadeh Y, Tuong W, Eggly S, Mathew J, Goerlitz D, Shields PG, Schwartz MD, Graves KD. Translational genomic research: protocol development and initial outcomes following SNP testing for colon cancer risk. Transl Behav Med. 2013 Mar 1;3(1):17-29. PMID: 23565131
  • O'Neill SC, Isaacs C, Chao C, Tsai HT, Liu C, Ekezue BF, Selvam N, Kessler LG, Schwartz MD, Lobo T, Potosky AL. Adoption of gene expression profiling for breast cancer in US oncology practice for women younger than 65 years. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2015 Oct;13(10):1216-24. PMID: 26483061
  • Peshkin BN, Nusbaum RH, DeMarco TA. Genetic counseling about reproductive options for hereditary cancer: what is the standard of care? J Clin Oncol. 2007 Mar 1;25(7):911-2; author reply 913. PMID: 17327618 
  • Pollitz K, Peshkin BN, Bangit E, Lucia K. Genetic discrimination in health insurance: current legal protections and industry practices. Inquiry. 2007 Fall;44(3):350-68. PMID: 18038869 
  • Schwartz MD. Identification of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers through a traceback framework: consent, privacy, and autonomy. J Clin Oncol. 2017 Jul 10;35(20):2226-2228. PMID: 28463631
  • Sheppard VB, Hurtado-de-Mendoza A, Zheng YL, Wang Y, Graves KD, Lobo T, Xu H, Jennings Y, Tolsma D, Trout M, Robinson BE, McKinnon B, Tadesse M. Biospecimen donation among black and white breast cancer survivors: opportunities to promote precision medicine. J Cancer Surviv. 2018 Feb;12(1):74-81. PMID: 29147853
  • Sheppard VB, O'Neill SC, Dilawari A, Horton S, Hirpa FA, Isaacs C. Patterns of 21-gene assay testing and chemotherapy use in black and white breast cancer patients. Clin Breast Cancer. 2015 Apr;15(2):e83-92. PMID: 25555816
  • Sheppard VB, Llanos AA, Hurtado-de-Mendoza A, Taylor TR, Adams-Campbell LL. Correlates of depressive symptomatology in African-American breast cancer patients. J Cancer Surviv. 2013 Sep;7(3):292-9. PMID: 23471730
Genetic counseling and testing, biobehavioral, quality of life 
  • Armstrong J, Toscano M, Kotchko N, Friedman S, Schwartz MD, Virgo KS, Lynch K, Andrews JE, Aguado Loi CX, Bauer JE, Casares C, Bourquardez Clark E, Kondoff MR, Molina AD, Abdollahian M, Walker G, Sutphen R. Utilization and outcomes of BRCA genetic testing and counseling in a national commercially insured population: The ABOUT Study. JAMA Oncol. 2015 Dec;1(9):1251-60. PMID: 26426480
  • Armstrong J, Toscano M, Kotchko N, Friedman S, Schwartz MD, Virgo KS, Lynch K, Andrews JE, Aguado Loi CX, Bauer JE, Casares C, Teten RT, Kondoff MR, Molina AD, Abdollahian M, Brand L, Walker GS, Sutphen R. American BRCA outcomes and utilization of testing (ABOUT) study: a pragmatic research model that incorporates personalized medicine/patient-centered outcomes in a real world setting. J Genet Couns. 2015 Feb;24(1):18-28. PMID: 25209347
  • Boonyasiriwat W, Hung M, Hon SD, Tang P, Pappas LM, Burt RW, Schwartz MD, Stroup AM, Kinney AY. Intention to undergo colonoscopy screening among relatives of colorectal cancer cases: a theory-based model. Ann Behav Med. 2014 Jun;47(3):280-91. PMID: 24307472
  • Butrick M, Kelly S, Peshkin BN, Luta G, Nusbaum R, Hooker GW, Graves K, Feeley L, Isaacs C, Valdimarsdottir HB, Jandorf L, DeMarco T, Wood M, McKinnon W, Garber J, McCormick SR, Schwartz MD. Disparities in uptake of BRCA1/2 genetic testing in a randomized trial of telephone counseling. Genet Med. 2015 Jun;17(6):467-75. PMID: 25232856
  • Butrick MN, Vanhusen L, Leventhal KG, Hooker GW, Nusbaum R, Peshkin BN, Salehizadeh Y, Pavlick J, Schwartz MD, Graves KD. Discussing race-related limitations of genomic testing for colon cancer risk: implications for education and counseling. Soc Sci Med. 2014 Aug;114:26-37. PMID: 24908172
  • Chang Y, Near AM, Butler KM, Hoeffken A, Edwards SL, Stroup AM, Kohlmann W, Gammon A, Buys SS, Schwartz MD, Peshkin BN, Kinney AY, Mandelblatt JS, Chang Y, Near AM, Butler KM, Hoeffken A, Edwards SL, Stroup AM, Kohlmann W, Gammon A, Buys SS, Schwartz MD, Peshkin BN, Kinney AY, Mandelblatt JS. Economic evaluation alongside a clinical trial of telephone versus in-person genetic counseling for BRCA1/2 mutations in geographically underserved areas. J Oncol Pract. 2016 Jan;12(1):59, e1-13. PMID: 26759468
  • Cukier YR, Thompson HS, Sussner K, Forman A, Jandorf L, Edwards T, Bovbjerg DH, Schwartz MD, Valdimarsdottir HB. Factors associated with psychological distress among women of African descent at high risk for BRCA mutations. J Genet Couns. 2013 Feb;22(1):101-7PMID: 22736212
  • DeMarco TA, Nusbaum RH, Peshkin BN, Patenaude AF, Schneider KA, Garber JE, Valdimarsdottir HB, Tercyak KP. Prevalence and correlates of mothers and fathers attending pretest cancer genetic counseling together. Patient Educ Couns. 2010 Jan;78(1):29-33. PMID: 19545972
  • DeMarco TA, Peshkin BN, Valdimarsdottir HB, Patenaude AF, Schneider KA, Tercyak KP. Role of parenting relationship quality in communicating about maternal BRCA1/2 genetic test results with children. J Genet Couns. 2008 Jun;17(3):283-7. PMID: 18288593 
  • DeMarco TA, Smith KL, Nusbaum RH, Peshkin BN, Schwartz MD, Isaacs C. Practical aspects of delivering hereditary cancer risk counseling. Semin Oncol. 2007 Oct;34(5):369-78. Review. PMID: 17920890 
  • DeMarco TA, McKinnon WC. Life after BRCA1/2 testing: family communication and support issues. Breast Dis. 2006-2007;27:127-36. Review. PMID: 17917144 
  • DeMarco TA, Loffredo CA, Sampilo ML, Tercyak KP. On using a cancer center cancer registry to identify newly affected women eligible for hereditary breast cancer syndrome testing: practical considerations. J Genet Couns. 2006 Apr;15(2):129-36. PMID: 16761104
  • Evans C, Hamilton RJ, Tercyak KP, Peshkin BN, Rabemananjara K, Isaacs C, O'Neill SC. Understanding the needs of young women regarding breast cancer risk assessment and genetic testing: convergence and divergence among patient-counselor perceptions and the promise of peer support. Healthcare (Basel). 2016 Jun 28;4(3). pii: E35. PMID: 27417623
  • Evans CN, Brewer NT, Vadaparampil ST, Boisvert M, Ottaviano Y, Lee MC, Isaacs C, Schwartz MD, O'Neill SC. Impact of genomic testing and patient-reported outcomes on receipt of adjuvant chemotherapy. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2016 Apr;156(3):549-555. PMID: 27059031
  • Farkas Patenaude A, DeMarco TA, Peshkin BN, Valdimarsdottir H, Garber JE, Schneider KA, Hewitt L, Hamilton J, Tercyak KP. Talking to children about maternal BRCA1/2 genetic test results: a qualitative study of parental perceptions and advice. J Genet Couns. 2013 Jun;22(3):303-14. PMID: 23093334
  • Graves KD, Sinicrope PS, McCormick JB, Zhou Y, Vadaparampil ST, Lindor NM. Public perceptions of disease severity but not actionability correlate with interest in receiving genomic results: nonalignment with current trends in practice. Public Health Genomics. 2015 Mar;18(3):173-83. PMID: 25790929
  • Graves KD, Sinicrope PS, Esplen MJ, Peterson SK, Patten CA, Lowery J, Sinicrope FA, Nigon SK, Borgen J, Gorin SS, Keogh LA, Lindor NM; Behavioral Working Group of the Colon Cancer Family Registry. Communication of genetic test results to family and health-care providers following disclosure of research results. Genet Med. 2014 Apr;16(4):294-301. PMID: 24091800
  • Graves KD, Leventhal KG, Nusbaum R, Salehizadeh Y, Hooker GW, Peshkin BN, Butrick M, Tuong W, Mathew J, Goerlitz D, Fishman MB, Shields PG, Schwartz MD. Behavioral and psychosocial responses to genomic testing for colorectal cancer risk. Genomics. 2013 Aug;102(2):123-30. PMID: 23583311
  • Graves KD, Jensen RE, Cañar J, Perret-Gentil M, Leventhal KG, Gonzalez F, Caicedo L, Jandorf L, Kelly S, Mandelblatt J. Through the lens of culture: quality of life among Latina breast cancer survivors. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2012 Nov;136(2):603-13. PMID: 23085764
  • Graves KD, Vegella P, Poggi EA, Peshkin BN, Tong A, Isaacs C, Finch C, Kelly S, Taylor KL, Luta G, Schwartz MD. Long-term psychosocial outcomes of BRCA1/BRCA2 testing: differences across affected status and risk-reducing surgery choice. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2012 Mar;21(3):445-55. PMID: 22328347
  • Graves KD, Christopher J, Harrison TM, Peshkin BN, Isaacs C, Sheppard VB. Providers' perceptions and practices regarding BRCA1/2 genetic counseling and testing in African American women. J Genet Couns. 2011 Dec;20(6):674-89. PMID: 21822773
  • Graves KD, Peshkin BN, Luta G, Tuong W, Schwartz MD. Interest in genetic testing for modest changes in breast cancer risk: implications for SNP testing. Public Health Genomics. 2011 May;14(3):178-89. PMID: 21464556
  • Graves KD, Gatammah R, Peshkin BN, Krieger A, Gell C, Valdimarsdottir HB, Schwartz MD. BRCA1/2 genetic testing uptake and psychosocial outcomes in men. Fam Cancer. 2011 Jun;10(2):213-23. PMID: 21365268 
  • Graves KD, Wenzel L, Schwartz MD, Luta G, Wileyto P, Narod S, Peshkin BN, Marcus A, Cella D, Emsbo SP, Barnes D, Halbert CH. Randomized controlled trial of a psychosocial telephone counseling intervention in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2010 Mar;19(3):648-54. PMID: 20200423
  • Graves KD, Moss LM, Jasper CL, DeMarco TA, Peshkin BN, Isaacs C, Schwartz MD. Predictors of enrollment into a familial cancer registry by individuals at high risk for BRCA1/2. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2007 Dec;16(12):2763-7. PMID: 18086785 
  • Graves KD, Peshkin BN, Halbert CH, DeMarco TA, Isaacs C, Schwartz MD. Predictors and outcomes of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy among breast cancer survivors. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2007 Sept;104(3):321-9. PMID: 17066320
  • Hamilton JG, Peshkin BN, Mays D, DeMarco TA, Patenaude AF, Tercyak KP. Maternal perceptions of BRCA genetic counseling communication processes about disclosing cancer risk information to children and adult relatives. Psychooncology. 2018 Jul;27(7):1825-1832. PMID: 29645321
  • Hooker GW, King L, Vanhusen L, Graves K, Peshkin BN, Isaacs C, Taylor KL, Poggi E, Schwartz MD. Long-term satisfaction and quality of life following risk reducing surgery in BRCA1/2 mutation carriers. Hered Cancer Clin Pract. 2014 Apr 2;12(1):9. PMID: 24690515
  • Hurtado-de-Mendoza A, Jackson MC, Anderson L, Sheppard VB. The role of knowledge on genetic counseling and testing in black cancer survivors at increased risk of carrying a BRCA1/2 mutation. J Genet Couns. 2017 Feb;26(1):113-121. PMID: 27402168
  • Interrante MK, Segal H, Peshkin BN, Valdimarsdottir H, Nusbaum R, Similuk M, DeMarco T, Hooker G, Graves K, Isaacs C, Wood M, McKinnon W, Garber J, McCormick S, Heinzmann J, Kinney AY, Schwartz MD. Randomized noninferiority trial of telephone vs in-person genetic cousneling for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer: A 12-month follow-up. JNCI Cancer Spectrum. 2017 Sept;1(1):pkx002.
  • Jacobs AS, Schwartz MD, Valdimarsdottir H, Nusbaum RH, Hooker GW, DeMarco TA, Heinzmann JE, McKinnon W, McCormick SR, Davis C, Forman AD, Lebensohn AP, Dalton E, Tully DM, Graves KD, Similuk M, Kelly S, Peshkin BN. Patient and genetic counselor perceptions of in-person versus telephone genetic counseling for hereditary breast/ovarian cancer. Fam Cancer. 2016 Oct;15(4):529-39. PMID: 26969308
  • Kinney AY, Steffen LE, Brumbach BH, Kohlmann W, Du R, Lee JH, Gammon A, Butler K, Buys SS, Stroup AM, Campo RA, Flores KG, Mandelblatt JS, Schwartz MD. Randomized noninferiority trial of telephone delivery of BRCA1/2 genetic counseling compared with in-person counseling: 1-year follow-up. J Clin Oncol. 2016 Aug;34(24):2914-24. PMID: 27325848
  • Kinney AY, Butler KM, Schwartz MD, Mandelblatt JS, Boucher KM, Pappas LM, Gammon A, Kohlmann W, Edwards SL, Stroup AM, Buys SS, Flores KG, Campo RA. Expanding access to BRCA1/2 genetic counseling with telephone delivery: a cluster randomized trial. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2014 Nov;106(12). pii: dju328. PMID: 25376862
  • Lawrence WF, Peshkin BN, Liang W, Isaacs C, Lerman C, Mandelblatt JS. Cost of genetic counseling and testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 breast cancer susceptibility mutations. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2001 May;10(5):475-81. PMID: 11352857
  • Leventhal KG, Tuong W, Peshkin BN, Salehizadeh Y, Fishman MB, Eggly S, FitzGerald K, Schwartz MD, Graves KD. "Is it really worth it to get tested?": primary care patients' impressions of predictive SNP testing for colon cancer. J Genet Couns. 2013 Feb;22(1):138-51. PMID: 22911325
  • Lynce F, Smith KL, Stein J, DeMarco T, Wang Y, Wang H, Fries M, Peshkin BN, Isaacs C. Deleterious BRCA1/2 mutations in an urban population of Black women. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2015 Aug;153(1):201-9. PMID: 26250392
  • Manne SL, Topham N, D'Agostino TA, Myers Virtue S, Kirstein L, Brill K, Manning C, Grana G, Schwartz MD, Ohman-Strickland P. Acceptability and pilot efficacy trial of a web-based breast reconstruction decision support aid for women considering mastectomy. Psychooncology. 2016 Dec;25(12):1424-1433. PMID: 26383833
  • Mays D, DeMarco TA, Luta G, Peshkin BN, Patenaude AF, Schneider KA, Garber JE, Tercyak KP. Distress and the parenting dynamic among BRCA1/2 tested mothers and their partners. Health Psychol. 2014 Aug;33(8):765-73. PMID: 23795707
  • O'Neill SC, Evans C, Hamilton RJ, Peshkin BN, Isaacs C, Friedman S, Tercyak KP. Information and support needs of young women regarding breast cancer risk and genetic testing: adapting effective interventions for a novel population. Fam Cancer. 2018 Jul;17(3):351-360. PMID: 29124494
  • O'Neill SC, Mays D, Patenaude AF, Garber JE, DeMarco TA, Peshkin BN, Schneider KA, Tercyak KP. Women's concerns about the emotional impact of awareness of heritable breast cancer risk and its implications for their children. J Community Genet. 2015 Jan;6(1):55-62. PMID: 25099078
  • O'Neill SC, Valdimarsdottir HB, Demarco TA, Peshkin BN, Graves KD, Brown K, Hurley KE, Isaacs C, Hecker S, Schwartz MD. BRCA1/2 test results impact risk management attitudes, intentions, and uptake. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2010 Dec; 124(3): 755–764. PMID: 20383578
  • O'Neill SC, Peshkin BN, Luta G, Abraham A, Walker LR, Tercyak KP. Primary care providers' willingness to recommend BRCA1/2 testing to adolescents. Fam Cancer. 2010 Mar;9(1):43-50. PMID: 19390990
  • O'Neill SC, Rini C, Goldsmith RE, Valdimarsdottir H, Cohen LH, Schwartz MD. Distress among women receiving uninformative BRCA1/2 results: 12-month outcomes. Psychooncology. 2009 Oct;18(10):1088-96. PMID: 19214961
  • O'Neill SC, DeMarco T, Peshkin BN, Rogers S, Rispoli J, Brown K, Valdimarsdottir H, Schwartz MD. Tolerance for uncertainty and perceived risk among women receiving uninformative BRCA1/2 test results. Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet. 2006 Nov 15;142C(4):251-9. PMID: 17024668 
  • Peshkin BN, Kelly S, Nusbaum RH, Similuk M, DeMarco TA, Hooker GW, Valdimarsdottir HB, Forman AD, Joines JR, Davis C, McCormick SR, McKinnon W, Graves KD, Isaacs C, Garber J, Wood M, Jandorf L, Schwartz MD. Patient perceptions of telephone vs. in-person BRCA1/BRCA2 genetic counseling. J Genet Couns. 2016 Jun;25(3):472-82. PMID:26455498
  • Peshkin BN, Isaacs C. ClinGen and Genetic Testing. N Engl J Med. 2015 Oct;373(14):1377. PMID: 26422738
  • Peshkin BN, Vadaparampil ST, Hoskins LM, O'Neill SM, Barter JF. Genetic counseling and testing for hereditary cancer risk in young adult women: Facilitating autonomy and informed decision making is key. Gynecol Oncol Rep. 2015 Oct 20;14:44-5. PMID: 26793774
  • Peshkin BN, Demarco TA. Genetic testing: the bigger picture. Oncology (Williston Park). 2012 May 15;26(5). PMID: 25192142
  • Peshkin BN, Demarco TA, Tercyak KP. On the development of a decision support intervention for mothers undergoing BRCA1/2 cancer genetic testing regarding communicating test results to their children. Fam Cancer. 2010 Mar;9(1):89-97. PMID: 19609726
  • Peshkin BN, DeMarco TA, Garber JE, Valdimarsdottir HB, Patenaude AF, Schneider KA, Schwartz MD, Tercyak KP. 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). J Pediatr Psychol. 2009 Jul;34(6):627-38. PMID: 18385162
  • Peshkin BN, Demarco TA, Graves KD, Brown K, Nusbaum RH, Moglia D, Forman A, Valdimarsdottir H, Schwartz MD. Telephone genetic counseling for high-risk women undergoing BRCA1 and BRCA2 testing: rationale and development of a randomized controlled trial. Genet Test. 2008 Mar;12(1):37-52. PMID: 18373403
  • Rajpal N, Muñoz J, Peshkin BN, Graves KD. Insights into BRCA1/2 genetic counseling from ethnically diverse latina breast cancer survivors. J Genet Couns. 2017 Dec;26(6):1221-1237. PMID: 28374142
  • Rini C, O'Neill SC, Valdimarsdottir H, Goldsmith RE, Jandorf L, Brown K, DeMarco TA, Peshkin BN, Schwartz MD. Cognitive and emotional factors predicting decisional conflict among high-risk breast cancer survivors who receive uninformative BRCA1/2 results. Health Psychol. 2009 Sep;28(5):569-78. PMID: 19751083
  • Schwartz MD, Peshkin BN, Isaacs C, Willey S, Valdimarsdottir HB, Nusbaum R, Hooker G, O'Neill S, Jandorf L, Kelly SP, Heinzmann J, Zidell A, Khoury K. Randomized trial of proactive rapid genetic counseling versus usual care for newly diagnosed breast cancer patients. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2018 Apr 2. PMID: 29611029
  • Schwartz MD, Valdimarsdottir HB, Peshkin BN, Mandelblatt J, Nusbaum R, Huang AT, Chang Y, Graves K, Isaacs C, Wood M, McKinnon W, Garber J, McCormick S, Kinney AY, Luta G, Kelleher S, Leventhal KG, Vegella P, Tong A, King L. Randomized noninferiority trial of telephone versus in-person genetic counseling for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2014 Mar 1;32(7):618-26. PMID: 24449235
  • Schwartz MD, Isaacs C, Graves KD, Poggi E, Peshkin BN, Gell C, Finch C, Kelly S, Taylor KL, Perley L. Long-term outcomes of BRCA1/BRCA2 testing: risk reduction and surveillance. Cancer. 2012 Jan 15;118(2):510-7. PMID: 21717445.
  • Schwartz MD, Valdimarsdottir HB, DeMarco TA, Peshkin BN, Lawrence W, Rispoli J, Brown K, Isaacs C, O’Neill SO, Shelby R, Grumet SC, McGovern MM, Rogers S, Bremer H, Leaman S, O’Mara K, Komaridis K. Randomized trial of a decision aid for BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation carriers: impact on measures of decision making and satisfaction. Health Psychol. 2009 Jan;28(1):11-9. PMID: 19210013
  • Schwartz MD, Peshkin BN, Tercyak KP, Taylor KL, Valdimarsdottir H. Decision making and decision support for hereditary breast-ovarian cancer susceptibility. Health Psychol. 2005 Jul;24(4 Suppl):S78-84. Review. PMID: 16045423 
  • Schwartz MD, Lerman C, Brogan B, Peshkin BN, Isaacs C, DeMarco T, Halbert CH, Pennanen M, Finch C. Utilization of BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation testing in newly diagnosed breast cancer patients. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2005 Apr;14(4):1003-7. PMID: 15824179 
  • Schwartz MD, Lerman C, Brogan B, Peshkin BN, Halbert CH, DeMarco T, Lawrence W, Main D, Finch C, Magnant C, Pennanen M, Tsangaris T, Willey S, Isaacs C. Impact of BRCA1/BRCA2 counseling and testing on newly diagnosed breast cancer patients. J Clin Oncol. 2004 May 15;22(10):1823-9. PMID: 15067026 
  • Schwartz MD, Peshkin BN, Hughes C, Main D, Isaacs C, Lerman C. Impact of BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation testing on psychologic distress in a clinic-based sample. J Clin Oncol. 2002 Jan 15;20(2):514-20. PMID: 11786581
  • Sharff ME, DeMarco TA, Mays D, Peshkin BN, Valdimarsdottir HB, Garber JE, Schneider KA, Patenaude AF, Tercyak KP. Parenting through genetic uncertainty: themes in the disclosure of breast cancer risk information to children. Genet Test Mol Biomarkers. 2012 May;16(5):376-82. PMID: 22085394
  • Sheppard VB, Graves KD, Christopher J, Hurtado-de-Mendoza A, Talley C, Williams KP. African American women's limited knowledge and experiences with genetic counseling for hereditary breast cancer. J Genet Couns. 2014 Jun;23(3):311-22. PMID: 24186304
  • Steffen LE, Du R, Gammon A, Mandelblatt JS, Kohlmann WK, Lee JH, Buys SS, Stroup AM, Campo RA, Flores KG, Vicuña B, Schwartz MD, Kinney AY. Genetic testing in a population-based sample of breast and ovarian cancer survivors from the REACH randomized trial: Cost barriers and moderators of counseling mode. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2017 Dec;26(12):1772-1780. PMID: 28971986
  • Sulayman N, Spellman E, Graves KD, Peshkin BN, Isaacs C, Schwartz MD, O'Neill SC. Psychosocial and quality of life in women receiving the 21-gene recurrence score assay: The impact of decision style in women with intermediate RS. J Cancer Epidemiol. 2012;2012:728290. PMID: 22899924
  • Sussner KM, Edwards TA, Thompson HS, Jandorf L, Kwate NO, Forman A, Brown K, Kapil-Pair N, Bovbjerg DH, Schwartz MD, Valdimarsdottir HB. Ethnic, racial and cultural identity and perceived benefits and barriers related to genetic testing for breast cancer among at-risk women of African descent in New York City. Public Health Genomics. 2011;14(6):356-70. PMID: 21540561.
  • Sussner KM, Thompson HS, Jandorf L, Edwards TA, Forman A, Brown K, Kapil-Pair N, Bovbjerg DH, Schwartz MD, Valdimarsdottir HB. The influence of acculturation and breast cancer-specific distress on perceived barriers to genetic testing for breast cancer among women of African descent. Psychooncology. 2009 Sep;18(9):945-55. PMID: 19090507
  • Tercyak KP, Mays D, DeMarco TA, Peshkin BN, Valdimarsdottir HB, Schneider KA, Garber JE, Patenaude AF. Decisional outcomes of maternal disclosure of BRCA1/2 genetic test results to children. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2013 Jul;22(7):1260-6. PMID: 23825307
  • Tercyak KP, Hensley Alford S, Emmons KM, Lipkus IM, Wilfond BS, McBride CM. Parents' attitudes toward pediatric genetic testing for common disease risk. Pediatrics. 2011 May;127(5):e1288-95. PMID: 21502235
  • Tercyak KP, Peshkin BN, Brogan BM, DeMarco T, Pennanen MF, Willey SC, Magnant CM, Rogers S, Isaacs C, Schwartz MD. Quality of life after contralateral prophylactic mastectomy in newly diagnosed high-risk breast cancer patients who underwent BRCA1/2 gene testing. J Clin Oncol. 2007 Jan 20;25(3):285-91. PMID: 17159191 
  • Tercyak KP, Peshkin BN, Demarco TA, Patenaude AF, Schneider KA, Garber JE, Valdimarsdottir HB, Schwartz MD. Information needs of mothers regarding communicating BRCA1/2 cancer genetic test results to their children. Genet Test. 2007 Fall;11(3):249-55. PMID: 17949286 
  • Thompson HS, Sussner K, Schwartz MD, Edwards T, Forman A, Jandorf L, Brown K, Bovbjerg DH, Valdimarsdottir HB. Receipt of genetic counseling recommendations among black women at high risk for BRCA mutations. Genet Test Mol Biomarkers. 2012 Nov;16(11):1257-62. PMID: 23057569
  • Tong A, Kelly S, Nusbaum R, Graves K, Peshkin BN, Valdimarsdottir HB, Wood M, McKinnon W, Garber J, McCormick SR, Jandorf L, Schwartz MD. Intentions for risk-reducing surgery among high-risk women referred for BRCA1/BRCA2 genetic counseling. Psychooncology. 2015 Jan;24(1):33-9. PMID: 24839250

 

Genetic epidemiology including genetic risk modifiers

 

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