Kathryn A. Pratt, BSN, RN, OCN, CBCNHarold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Efficacy of an Electronic Survey to Establish Reconnection, Assessment of Clinical Compliance, and Provision of Resources for a Large Cohort of Hereditary Cancer Patients
Kathryn A. Pratt, BSN, RN, OCN, CBCN, Sayoni Lahiri, MS, CGC, Sara Pirzadeh-Miller, MS, CGC, Parker Read, MS, CGC
November 13, 2020 | November 2020 Vol 11, No 11
The UT Southwestern Cancer Genetics Program implemented a genetic patient navigator (GPN) to assess patients’ barriers to care, assist patients in identifying resources to increase compliance, promote healthy lifestyle education, and assist with coordination of cascade testing for at-risk relatives.
Impact of Genetic Patient Navigation to Facilitate Hereditary Mutation Carriers Comply with NCCN Management Guide
October 25, 2019 | November 2019 Vol 10, No 11
Hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome and Lynch syndrome (HBOC/LS) are the 2 most common inherited cancer predisposition syndromes.
November 9, 2018 | November 2018 Vol 9, NO 11
Individuals with hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome (HBOC), caused by mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2, have some of the highest cancer incidences of any known group.
Last modified: December 14, 2018