Publications by authors named "Cathrine Bjorvatn"

17Publications

Cancer-related distress in unselected women with newly diagnosed breast or ovarian cancer undergoing BRCA1/2 testing without pretest genetic counseling.

Acta Oncol 2019 Feb 18;58(2):175-181. Epub 2018 Oct 18.

a Western Norway Familial Cancer Center , Department of Medical Genetics, Haukeland University Hospital , Bergen , Norway.

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https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/0284186X.2018.1
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0284186X.2018.1502466DOI Listing
February 2019

Anxiety and depression symptoms among women attending group-based patient education courses for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.

Hered Cancer Clin Pract 2017 11;15. Epub 2017 Jan 11.

Western Norway Familial Cancer Center, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway ; Center for Medical Genetics and Molecular Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway ; Learning and Mastery Center in Bergen, Bergen, Norway ; Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway.

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http://hccpjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13053
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13053-016-0062-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5225510PMC
January 2017

Is genetic counseling a stressful event?

Acta Oncol 2011 Oct 24;50(7):1089-97. Epub 2011 Aug 24.

Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/0284186X.2011.604343DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3205818PMC
October 2011

Predictors of heart-focused anxiety in patients undergoing genetic investigation and counseling of long QT syndrome or hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: a one year follow-up.

J Genet Couns 2012 Feb 20;21(1):72-84. Epub 2011 Jul 20.

Genetic Epidemiology Research Group, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10897-011-9393-6DOI Listing
February 2012

Health status in patients at risk of inherited arrhythmias and sudden unexpected death compared to the general population.

BMC Med Genet 2010 Feb 17;11:27. Epub 2010 Feb 17.

Genetic Epidemiology Research Group, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2350-11-27DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2836315PMC
February 2010

[Genetic counseling in congenital long QT syndrome].

Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 2009 Jun;129(12):1226-9

Senter for medisinsk genetikk og molekylaermedisin, Haukeland universitetssykehus, 5021 Bergen.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4045/tidsskr.09.32621DOI Listing
June 2009

Intrusion and avoidance in subjects undergoing genetic investigation and counseling for hereditary cancer.

Support Care Cancer 2009 Nov 18;17(11):1371-81. Epub 2009 Feb 18.

Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, 5018 Bergen, Norway.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00520-009-0594-6DOI Listing
November 2009

Living with long QT syndrome: a qualitative study of coping with increased risk of sudden cardiac death.

J Genet Couns 2008 Oct 22;17(5):489-98. Epub 2008 Aug 22.

Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10897-008-9167-yDOI Listing
October 2008

Anxiety and depression among subjects attending genetic counseling for hereditary cancer.

Patient Educ Couns 2008 May 4;71(2):234-43. Epub 2008 Mar 4.

Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pec.2008.01.008DOI Listing
May 2008

The influence of cancer-related distress and sense of coherence on anxiety and depression in patients with hereditary cancer: a study of patients' sense of coherence 6 months after genetic counseling.

J Genet Couns 2007 Oct 12;16(5):607-15. Epub 2007 Aug 12.

Section of Nursing Science, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10897-007-9095-2DOI Listing
October 2007

Risk perception, worry and satisfaction related to genetic counseling for hereditary cancer.

J Genet Couns 2007 Apr;16(2):211-22

Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10897-006-9061-4DOI Listing
April 2007

Psychosocial factors associated with quality of life among individuals attending genetic counseling for hereditary cancer.

J Genet Couns 2004 Oct;13(5):425-45

Section of Nursing Science, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/B:JOGC.0000044202.95768.b3DOI Listing
October 2004