Association of knowledge, anxiety, and fear with adherence to follow up for colposcopy.

@article{Brooks2002AssociationOK,
  title={Association of knowledge, anxiety, and fear with adherence to follow up for colposcopy.},
  author={Stafford E. Brooks and Nancy J. Gordon and Sarah Keller and Simu K. Thomas and Timothy T. Chen and Grossman Moses},
  journal={Journal of lower genital tract disease},
  year={2002},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={
          17-22
        }
}
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the association of pre-visit anxiety with pre- and post-visit knowledge, satisfaction, and adherence to colposcopy follow-up visits. METHODS A group of 122 women presenting for colposcopy between July 1999 and May 2000 were studied. Immediately prior to their appointment, 98% of eligible patients participated in a self-administered questionnaire. Patients were sent a follow-up questionnaire within two weeks of the appointment. Statistical analyses included Chi-Square… CONTINUE READING
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