Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved volume 21, issue 3, P839-850 2010 DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0338 View full text
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Dao Moua Fang, Serge Lee, Susan Stewart, May Ying Ly, Moon S. Chen Jr.

Abstract: This paper reports the baseline data on the proportion of Hmong women (n=402), ages 18–65, in Sacramento, California who reported that they had a Pap test for the early detection of cervical cancer. We assessed the association between socio-demographic characteristics and Pap test receipt using chi-squared and multiple logistic regression analyses. Only 74% had ever had a Pap test, with 61% tested in the previous three years, compared with 91% and 86%, respectively, of California women overall. Women were mor…

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