Barriers and Facilitators to Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Among Immigrants in the United States

@article{Adunlin2018BarriersAF,
  title={Barriers and Facilitators to Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Among Immigrants in the United States},
  author={Georges Adunlin and John Cyrus and Matthew Asare and Lindsay M Sabik},
  journal={Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health},
  year={2018},
  volume={21},
  pages={606-658}
}
To summarize the literature on barriers and facilitators to breast and cervical cancer screening among immigrants to the US. A literature review was conducted for studies on breast and cervical cancer screening among immigrant populations. A thematic analysis of 180 studies identified a variety of barriers and facilitators to screening at the personal and system levels. Personal barriers included lack of knowledge and insurance coverage, high cost of care, and immigration status. System… CONTINUE READING
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