volume 28, issue 3, P571-575 1998
DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2648.1998.00728.x
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Anne Neilson, R. Kenneth Jones

Abstract: An assessment of women's knowledge of cervical screening and cervical cancer was considered important as up to 92% of those dying from this form of cancer had never been tested. What were the reasons which determined their non-attendance? Issues to be addressed were reactions to invitation, women's knowledge of screening, and the possible factors which they envisaged as being associated with cervical cancer. Other issues to be considered were practical problems associated with attendance, and preference for th…

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