Table 1.

Focus group inclusion criteria

Cancer typeAgeSexAverage-risk group inclusion criteriaHigh-risk group inclusion criteria
Breast and ovarian cancers30–45FBe a normal weight, without family history of cancer, and no abnormal screensHave a BRCA1/2 genetic mutation
45–60Have one or more of the following: first-degree relative(s) with breast or ovarian cancer; high breast density; ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS); and/or BRCA1/2 genetic mutation
Gynecologic cancers30–39FBe a normal weight, without family history of cancer, and no abnormal screensHave one of the following diagnoses: cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN); high-risk human papillomavirus (HPV); endometrial intraepithelial neoplasia (EIN); complex atypical hyperplasia (CAH); polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS); obesity; and/or Lynch syndrome
Lung/Head/Neck/Oral cancers50–69MHave had fewer than 100 cigarettes in their lifetimeBe a heavy smoker (30 pack-years)
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