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

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

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

Keywords:

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

Abstract:

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.