Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement

This is a clinical practice guideline on BReast CAncer gene-related (BRCA-related) cancer in adult patients. The guideline examines risk assessment, genetic counseling and genetic testing in previously undiagnosed and asymptomatic patients as well as those who have a previous diagnosis of breast, ovarian, tubal or peritoneal cancer who have completed treatment and are considered cancer-free. Outcomes of interest include the incidence of BRCA-related cancer, as well as cause-specific and all-cause mortality.