• Medicine
  • Published 2014

A Study To Assess The Effectiveness Of Structured Teaching Programme On Knowledge And Attitude Regarding Prevention Of Oral Cancer Among Drivers In Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan Group Of Institution At Perambalur.

@inproceedings{Shyamala2014AST,
  title={A Study To Assess The Effectiveness Of Structured Teaching Programme On Knowledge And Attitude Regarding Prevention Of Oral Cancer Among Drivers In Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan Group Of Institution At Perambalur.},
  author={Sivalingam Shyamala},
  year={2014}
}
Cancer is a group of more than 200 disease characterized by uncontrolled and unregulated growth of cells. Globally cancers account for 5.1% of total disease Burden and 12.5% of all deaths. In India Oral cancer tops in males especially drivers chewing the Betel and smoking cigarettes’ throughout the Journey and while waiting for their next turn have been identified as main reasons for this vulnerability. Their lifestyle leads to risk for Oral cancer, as over 50% of them smoked daily. 31.1… CONTINUE READING