Asian Indian women: knowledge, attitudes and behaviors toward breast cancer early detection.

@article{Sadler2001AsianIW,
  title={Asian Indian women: knowledge, attitudes and behaviors toward breast cancer early detection.},
  author={Georgia Robins Sadler and Sharanjeet K Dhanjal and Nikhil B. Shah and Rajal B Shah and Chungmee Ko and Mariana Anghel and R J Harshburger},
  journal={Public health nursing},
  year={2001},
  volume={18 5},
  pages={357-63}
}
Education programs have been developed to promote adherence to recommended breast cancer screening guidelines. Few studies have assessed the degree to which ethnic subgroups are perceiving and acting on the proffered information. Such assessment is vital to the creation of efficient public health interventions. This paper describes the reported breast cancer knowledge, attitudes, and screening behaviors of 194 American Asian Indian women. While monthly breast self exam adherence was low, only… CONTINUE READING
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