Journal article

Psychological outcomes and surgical decisions after genetic testing in women newly diagnosed with breast cancer with and without a family history

Bettina Meiser, Veronica F Quinn, Gillian Mitchell, Kathy Tucker, Kaaren J Watts, Belinda Rahman, Michelle Peate, Christobel Saunders, Elizabeth Geelhoed, Margaret Gleeson, Kristine Barlow-Stewart, Michael Field, Marion Harris, Yoland C Antill, Rachel Susman, Michael T Bowen, Llew Mills, Judy Kirk

European Journal of Human Genetics | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2018

Grants

Awarded by Priority-Driven Collaborative Research Grant - Cancer Australia, Cancer Council Australia


Awarded by Priority-Driven Collaborative Research Grant - National Breast Cancer Foundation


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia


Awarded by NHMRC Senior Research Fellowship


Awarded by National Breast Cancer Foundation Early Career Fellowship


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the patients who generously participated in this study. We also gratefully acknowledge the assistance of the staff who were involved at each site. Thank you also to Mariana Souza for research assistance. We also acknowledge the support and endorsement of this project by the Psycho-oncology Cooperative Research Group (PoCoG). This trial was funded by a Priority-Driven Collaborative Research Grant, which was jointly supported by Cancer Australia, Cancer Council Australia and the National Breast Cancer Foundation (ID 630405). Bettina Meiser was supported by a Career Development Fellowship Award Level 2 (ID 1003921) from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia and an NHMRC Senior Research Fellowship Level B (ID 1078523). Michelle Peate is currently supported by a National Breast Cancer Foundation Early Career Fellowship (ECF-15-005).