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Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Rodney-Peart, N.; Mullings, Anthony M.; Eldemire-Shearer, Denise A.; Jackson, Maria D.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Community Health and Psychiatry
Article Title
Knowledge, Attitude and Practices of Female Health Workers Regarding Methods of Early Detection of Breast Cancer. [Abstract]
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Journal Title
West Indian Medical Journal
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2003
Volume ID
52 Suppl. 6
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Page(s)
32-33
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ISSN
0043-3144
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Abstract
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.....
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