Increasing BRCA Screening in Eligible Orthodox Jewish Women
Review TypeAbstract Review Only: Reviewed by Event Host
Repository Posting Date2017-10-05T21:15:56Z
Author DetailsBlima Marcus, BSN, Nursing, Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing, New York City, New York, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationAlpha Phi
Ashkenazi Jewish women have a higher risk of being BRCA carriers, which increases the likelihood of developing breast cancer. This study will provide a mailed educational intervention to self-selected Orthodox Jewish participants and evaluate their intent to test after their receipt of more information.
Description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.
Conference Name44th Biennial Convention
Conference HostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference LocationIndianapolis, Indiana, USA
Date of Publication2017-10-05
NotesItems submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.
This item was accepted for inclusion in the STTI 44th Biennial Convention, but was not presented at the event. Items submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.
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