Table 3.

Patient–physician discussion of breast cancer risk and associated referrals and lifestyle behaviors, BreastCARE intervention versus control, for high risk participants only (N = 307)

Control groupIntervention group
n (%)n (%)
146161P valuea
Did you talk with your doctor about…?
 Your family's cancer history50 (34.7)84 (52.5)0.001
 Your risk of getting breast cancer26 (18.1)81 (50.6)<0.001
 Going to a special high-risk clinic6 (4.1)30 (18.8)<0.001
 Getting genetic counseling or testing6 (4.1)33 (20.8)<0.001
  • aP values from GEE analyses accounting for clustering of observations by physician.