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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/623028
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Increasing BRCA Screening in Eligible Orthodox Jewish Women
Author(s):
Marcus, Blima
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Alpha Phi
Author Details:
Blima Marcus, BSN, Nursing, Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing, New York City, New York, USA
Abstract:

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.

Keywords:
Barriers; BRCA Screening; Jewish
Repository Posting Date:
5-Oct-2017
Date of Publication:
5-Oct-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17PST433
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.

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dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePosteren
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleIncreasing BRCA Screening in Eligible Orthodox Jewish Womenen_US
dc.contributor.authorMarcus, Blimaen
dc.contributor.departmentAlpha Phien
dc.author.detailsBlima Marcus, BSN, Nursing, Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing, New York City, New York, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/623028-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>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.</span></p>en
dc.subjectBarriersen
dc.subjectBRCA Screeningen
dc.subjectJewishen
dc.date.available2017-10-05T21:15:56Z-
dc.date.issued2017-10-05-
dc.date.accessioned2017-10-05T21:15:56Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
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