NCHR Comment on the USPSTF’s Draft Recommendations for BRCA-Related Cancer: Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing

April 12, 2017. We support the USPSTF’s efforts to provide updated recommendations on risk assessment, genetic counseling, and genetic testing on BRCA-related cancer, based on quality, up-to-date scientific studies. We hope the review will quantify the benefits and harms of each step starting with screening, in order to help USPSTF to make meaningful recommendations for appropriate subpopulations of women.

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