Rodney-Peart, N.; Mullings, Anthony M.; Eldemire-Shearer, Denise A.; Jackson, Maria D.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Community Health and Psychiatry
Knowledge, Attitude and Practices of Female Health Workers Regarding Methods of Early Detection of Breast Cancer. [Abstract]
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
52 Suppl. 6
Objective: To compare knowledge and attitude of female health health workers with their personal practice of breast cancer screening. Method: Stratified random sampling was used to select 170 female health workers of the Westmoreland Public Health Services. Data were collected by self-administered questionnaires; two focus group discussions were conducted to explore participants' views of issues raised in the questionnaire. Quantitative data were analyzed using SPSS version 11.5.....