[An analyze the opportunities of early detection of breast cancer].

@article{Molina2003AnAT,
  title={[An analyze the opportunities of early detection of breast cancer].},
  author={Luciana Molina and Ivete S Dalben and Laurival Ant{\^o}nio De Luca},
  journal={Revista da Associacao Medica Brasileira},
  year={2003},
  volume={49 2},
  pages={185-90}
}
PURPOSE The study tried to identify and to analyze the opportunities of early detection of breast cancer available for the women of Botucatu County. METHODS A sample of 261 women, 30 year-old or more was interviewed by telephone. RESULTS The age average was of 51 years; 49.45% of them studied at least 9 year; 80% received general orientations about breast cancer prevention and 86,9% specific orientations on self breast exam; 78.9% of the interviewers made the self breast exam, but only 27… CONTINUE READING