Héctor Arreola Ornelas

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OBJECTIVE Breast cancer is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in Mexico. We assessed the effectiveness of a train-the-trainer program in two Mexican states in improving knowledge among professional and nonprofessional community health workers. MATERIALS AND METHODS We worked with local organizations to develop and implement a train-the-trainer(More)
BACKGROUND Breast cancer (BC) is a major cause of disease and death worldwide. In addition to its contribution to mortality and disability, it is a major economic burden both public and private. OBJECTIVE To estimate the average direct medical cost/year of care for the diagnosis and treatment of BC in two coverage scenarios in Mexico: What is 'ideal'(More)
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