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Table 1 Topics discussed during GMC according to patients and to health care professionals

From: Group medical visits in the follow-up of women with a BRCA mutation: design of a randomized controlled trial

Topics Care professionals
(%) (n = 2)
Patients
(%) (n = 7)
The risk of breast cancer 100 42.9
Self-examination of the breasts 100 100
Results from MRI and mammography 100 28.6
Control frequency in the hospital 100 71.4
Prophylactic mastectomy 100 57.1
Factors influencing the choice between prophylactic mastectomy or surveillance 100 57.1
Breast reconstruction 0 28.6
Breast enlargement 0 0
Controls of ovaries 0 0
Surgical removal of the ovaries 100 57.1
Use of birth control pills 0 0
Pregnancy 100 71.4
Breast feeding 100 71.4
Osteoporosis 0 14.3
Hot flashes 50 28.6
Situation of family members 100 100
Reaction of partner/family/friends on the diagnosis 0 28.6
Sad feelings 100 71.4
Feelings of fear 100 85.7
Contact with social work 0 14.3
Other topics 50 28.6