A self-administered device for cervical cancer screening in northeast Thailand.

@article{Pengsaa1997ASD,
  title={A self-administered device for cervical cancer screening in northeast Thailand.},
  author={Prasit Pengsaa and Vanchai Vatanasapt and Supannee Sriamporn and Pattara Sanchaisuriya and Frank Peter Schelp and Sadamu Noda and Saiko Kato and W Kongdee and N Kanchanawirojkul and O Aranyasen},
  journal={Acta cytologica},
  year={1997},
  volume={41 3},
  pages={749-54}
}
OBJECTIVE To test a self-scraping device as a mass screening device against a routine scraping method and to evaluate the acceptance of the self-scraping device by a group of rural females from Northeast Thailand. STUDY DESIGN From a rural area of Northeast Thailand, 552 women were trained and motivated, through primary health care structures, to participate in a cervical cancer screening exercise using a self-scraping device. After one week, the same females were reexamined by gynecologists… CONTINUE READING

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