This course addresses the importance of assessing a family history of breast cancer in your patients, and identifies risk-reducing strategies for women who are found to be at increased risk.


On completion of this module, participants will be able to:

  • use a systematic approach to assess a woman’s risk of developing breast or ovarian cancer cancer due to family history
  • describe appropriate referral of a woman to a family cancer clinic
  • explain the role of a family cancer clinic
  • discuss the process of genetic testing for breast and ovarian cancer susceptibility
  • discuss risk-reducing strategies with women at high-risk, or potentially high-risk, of developing breast or ovarian cancer

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