Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved volume 21, issue 2, P568-581 2010 DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0290 View full text
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Bang H. Nguyen, Jane T. Pham, Rilene A. Chew, Stephen J. McPhee, Susan L. Stewart, Hiep T. Doan

Abstract: Colorectal cancer (CRC) screening rates are lower in Vietnamese Americans than in non-Hispanic Whites. Most Vietnamese Americans have ethnically concordant physicians and are willing to have CRC screening if their physicians recommend it. We conducted two continuing medical education (CME) seminars with participants recruited from the Vietnamese Physician Association of Northern California to increase their CRC screening knowledge. We used pre- and post-CME surveys to evaluate the CMEs and per-item McNemar’s …

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