- •<25% of ovarian cancer patients in the U.S. receive recommended genetics services.
- •We increased the rates of genetic counseling and testing to over 85% in our clinic.
- •Various interventions were used to increase rates of genetic counseling and testing.
- •Physician-coordinated genetic testing of ovarian cancer patients is an option.
- •Genetic testing results can impact ovarian cancer treatment options.
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☆This project was funded by The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Breast and Ovarian Cancer Moon Shot™ Program and Phillips 66. This work was also supported by the NIH/NCI under award number P30CA016672 (used the Clinical Trials Support Resource and the Biostatistics Resource Group). Dr. Shannon Westin is supported by the Andrew Sabin Family Fellowship.