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Status: RecruitingPhase: Phase 3Diagnosis: Breast: PreventionNCT ID: NCT00685256
(View complete trial on ClinicalTrials.gov)
DFCI Protocol ID: 07-406
RATIONALE: A study that evaluates the support of a decision guide used together with genetic counseling may improve communication between mothers undergoing BRCA1/2 testing and their minor-age children. PURPOSE: This randomized phase III trial is studying standard genetic counseling given together with a decision guide to see how well it works compared with genetic counseling alone in improving communication between mothers undergoing BRCA1/2 testing and their minor-age children.
Conducting Institutions: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Children's Hospital Boston
Overall PI: Andrea Patenaude, MD,
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Contacts: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute:
Andrea Patenaude, 617-632-3314,