Table 2.

Patient–physician discussion of breast cancer risk and associated referrals and lifestyle behaviors, BreastCARE intervention versus control (N = 1,235)

Control groupIntervention group
n (%)n (%)
655580P valuea
Did you talk with your doctor about…?
 Your family's cancer history196 (30.5)231 (40.4)<0.001
 Your risk of getting breast cancer94 (14.6)233 (40.7)<0.001
 Going to a special high-risk clinic12 (1.9)39 (6.8)<0.001
 Getting genetic counseling or testing23 (3.6)43 (7.5)0.002
  • aP values from GEE analyses accounting for clustering of observations by physician.