Attitudes About Childbearing And Fertility With Inherited Breast And Ovarian Cancer Syndromes (HBOC)
- To evaluate the attitudes and opinions of women undergoing genetic counseling for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome, both before and after testing, in regards to pregnancy and fertility
-Factors that will increase the percentage of women endorsing prenatal diagnostic testing will include a personal history of breast or ovarian cancer, having had a mother or sister die of breast or ovarian cancer, and testing positive for a BRCA mutation.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||Attitudes About Childbearing And Fertility In Women Seeking Genetic Testing For Inherited Breast And Ovarian Cancer Syndromes (HBOC)|
- Women Endorsing Prenatal Diagnostic Testing (Questionnaire response) [ Time Frame: Baseline and post genetic testing (results disclosure) at 3-4 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||February 2009|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||February 2017 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Women referred to the Clinical Cancer Genetics Program for discussion of Hereditary Breast And Ovarian Syndrome (HBOC).
1 - 2 questionnaires, lasting 10-15 minutes.
Other Name: Survey
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00829959
|United States, Texas|
|University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center|
|Houston, Texas, United States, 77030|
|Principal Investigator:||Jennifer Litton, MD||M.D. Anderson Cancer Center|