Women At Risk: The High Risk Breast Cancer Program
Conditions
Breast Cancer
Conditions: official terms
Breast Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
BRCA mutation, benign breast disease, family history of breast cancer, strong family history of breast cancer, atypical ductal hyperplasia, atypical lobular hyperplasia, high risk for breast cancer
Study Type
Observational
Study Phase
N/A
Study Design
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Retrospective
Overall Status
Recruiting
Summary
The purpose of this study is to increase understanding of women who are at high risk for developing breast cancer. Data from this group will be collected and entered into a registry. This registry serves as a clinical database to support research in prevention, early detection and treatment of breast cancer.
Detailed Description
This is a longitudinal cohort study that collects data of eligible women at risk for developing breast cancer. Patient information will be entered into a secured computerized database that is used for research on the prevention, early detection and treatment of breast cancer.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Female
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- one or more first-degree relatives (mother, daughter, or sister) with pre-menopausal breast cancer

- two or more first-degree relatives with post-menopausal breast cancer

- tested positive for a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation

- a history of biopsy-proven atypical ductal hyperplasia or atypical lobular hyperplasia

- a history of biopsy-proven lobular neoplasia (lobular carcinoma in situ)

Exclusion Criteria:

- DCIS (ductal carcinoma in situ)

- previous diagnosis of breast cancer
Locations
Women At Risk, Columbia University Medical Center
New York, New York, United States
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Amy C Whiffen, MPH - 212-305-3238 - awhiffen@womenatrisknyc.org
Women At Risk, Weill Cornell
New York, New York, United States
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Rhonda Theodore - 212-821-0635 - rtm9001@nyp.org
Start Date
January 1991
Sponsors
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Source
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Record processing date
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on July 28, 2015
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