[Cervical cytology in Soacha, Colombia: social representation, barriers and motivation].

@article{WiesnerCeballos2006CervicalCI,
  title={[Cervical cytology in Soacha, Colombia: social representation, barriers and motivation].},
  author={Carolina Wiesner-Ceballos and Marcela Vejarano-Velandia and Juan C Caicedo-Mera and Sandra Lourdes Tovar-Murillo and Ricardo Cendales-Duarte},
  journal={Revista de salud publica},
  year={2006},
  volume={8 3},
  pages={185-96}
}
OBJECTIVE A social representation of the Pap smear is given in this article, as are the barriers against it and the motivation for practising it, aimed at adjusting preventative health services in a particular Colombian town. METHODS A phenomenological, qualitative study was carried out, using focal groups and workshops for validating the results. A… CONTINUE READING