Interest in genetic testing among affected men from hereditary prostate cancer families and their unaffected male relatives.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Genetics in medicine : official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics, Volume 11, Issue 5, p.344-55 (2009)


2009, Adult, Age Factors, Center-Authored Paper, Genetic Testing, Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice, Humans, Logistic Models, Male, Middle Aged, Patient Acceptance of Health Care, Pedigree, Prostatic Neoplasms, Public Health Sciences Division, Questionnaires


The objective of this study was to evaluate potential sociodemographic, medical, psychosocial, and behavioral correlates of interest in genetic testing in men from hereditary prostate cancer families.