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Table 4 Average number of carrier tests per BRCA identified patients before and after the educational campaign

From: A population-based analysis of germline BRCA1 and BRCA2 testing among ovarian cancer patients in an era of histotype-specific approaches to ovarian cancer prevention

Index patient Before campaign After campaign p-value
Carrier tests per BRCA positive ovarian cancer patient 2.54 (2.48) 3.27 (2.60) 0.071
 Family members identified as BRCA positive 1.62 (1.10) 2.18 (1.63) 0.009
Carrier tests per BRCA positive serous cancer patient 2.60 (2.3) 3.36 (2.7) 0.098
 Family members identified as BRCA positive 1.64 (1.10) 2.29 (1.75) 0.012