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Optimizing Fertility Preservation Practices for Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Patients

Rebecca H. Johnson and Leah Kroon

that cancer treatments pose to fertility, and that they refer interested patients for appropriate fertility preservation. All patients of reproductive age who will receive therapy that is potentially gonadotoxic are considered candidates for fertility

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Fertility Preservation in Patients With Breast Cancer: Necessity, Methods, and Safety

Adrienne G. Waks and Ann H. Partridge

in women of child-bearing age with breast cancer Outline both the established and emerging techniques for fertility preservation Review the barriers in fertility preservation and available data on the safety of pregnancy in breast cancer survivors

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Developing a Referral System for Fertility Preservation Among Patients With Newly Diagnosed Cancer

Gwendolyn P. Quinn, Susan T. Vadaparampil, Clement K. Gwede, Joyce D. Reinecke, Tina M. Mason, and Celso Silva

that may preserve the ability to have biological children in the future. Fertility Preservation Options Although the physiologic impact on the patient's fertility may be inevitable, the practical outcome—the ability to later have biological

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Prospective Study of Fertility Preservation in Young Women With Breast Cancer in Mexico

Cynthia Villarreal-Garza, Fernanda Mesa-Chavez, Alejandra Plata de la Mora, Melina Miaja-Avila, Marisol Garcia-Garcia, Alan Fonseca, Sylvia de la Rosa-Pacheco, Marlid Cruz-Ramos, Manuel Rolando García Garza, Alejandro Mohar, and Enrique Bargallo-Rocha

treatment-related risk of infertility with patients of reproductive age to aid them with fertility preservation (FP) decisions as early as possible. 8 – 10 Additionally, clinicians must refer those interested in having children to preservation specialists

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Documentation of Fertility Preservation Discussions for Young Adults With Cancer: Examining Compliance With Treatment Guidelines

John M. Salsman, Betina Yanez, Kristin N. Smith, Jennifer L. Beaumont, Mallory A. Snyder, Khouri Barnes, and Marla L. Clayman

making decisions about fertility preservation. 4 The American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), 5 ASCO, 6 , 7 and NCCN 8 have each established national guidelines to enhance provider adherence and facilitate patient and provider discussions

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QIM20-131: Fertility Preservation Discussion in Young Adults With Cancer: How Often are We Documenting?

Yadav Pandey, Arya Roy, Manojna Konda, Jacob Leffert, Issam Makhoul, and Appalanaidu Sasapu

of treatment-associated infertility and methods available for fertility preservation prior to treatment initiation. The discussion should be documented in the medical record system. Despite the emphasis on guidelines, fertility preservation is one of

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Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology, Version 2.2014

Peter F. Coccia, Alberto S. Pappo, Jessica Altman, Smita Bhatia, Scott C. Borinstein, Joseph Flynn, A. Lindsay Frazier, Suzanne George, Robert Goldsby, Robert Hayashi, Mary S. Huang, Rebecca H. Johnson, Lynda Kwon Beaupin, Michael P. Link, Kevin C. Oeffinger, Kathleen M. Orr, Damon Reed, Holly L. Spraker, Deborah A. Thomas, Margaret von Mehren, Daniel S. Wechsler, Kimberly F. Whelan, Brad Zebrack, Dorothy A. Shead, and Hema Sundar

developing infertility ( http://www.fertilehope.org/tool-bar/risk-calculator.cfm ). Fertility Preservation Fertility preservation is an issue of crucial importance in AYA patients with cancer and should be an essential part in the management of their

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Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology

Peter F. Coccia, Jessica Altman, Smita Bhatia, Scott C. Borinstein, Joseph Flynn, Suzanne George, Robert Goldsby, Robert Hayashi, Mary S. Huang, Rebecca H. Johnson, Lynda Kwon Beaupin, Michael P. Link, Kevin C. Oeffinger, Kathleen M. Orr, Alberto S. Pappo, Damon Reed, Holly L. Spraker, Deborah A. Thomas, Margaret von Mehren, Daniel S. Wechsler, Kimberly F. Whelan, Bradley J. Zebrack, Hema Sundar, and Dorothy A. Shead

fertility preservation, and genetic and familial risk assessment (within 2 months after the start of therapy). Age-Appropriate Care: Pediatric Versus Adult Cancer Centers AYA patients with cancer can be treated at either pediatric or adult cancer

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Oncofertility Resources at NCI-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers

Marla L. Clayman, Maya M. Harper, Gwendolyn P. Quinn, Joyce Reinecke, and Shivani Shah

Increasing interest has recently been shown in quality-of-life issues for cancer survivors, including fertility preservation (FP). 1 - 12 Following the publication of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine’s guidelines on FP, 13 in 2006

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Are NCI Cancer Centers Providing Adolescents and Young Adults With Cancer Focused Clinical Services? A National Survey

Katherine Daunov, Michael Daunov, Kara Noskoff, Hilary Gan, Simon Davies, Megan Farrell, Whitney Hadley, Amelia Baffa, Jennifer Giesel, Rachel Egler, Alex Y. Huang, John J. Letterio, and Richard T. Lee

addition to presence of providers with any amount of clinical effort (full-time equivalent [FTE] >0.1) dedicated solely to AYAO patients. The third section more specifically addressed aspects of AYAO care, including fertility preservation, sexual health