Barriers to Cervical Cancer Screening in Geneva (DEPIST Study).

  title={Barriers to Cervical Cancer Screening in Geneva (DEPIST Study).},
  author={Rosa Catarino and Pierre P Vassilakos and Isabelle I Royannez-Drevard and C{\'e}cile C Guillot and St{\'e}phanie S Alzuphar and Aurore A Fehlmann and Ulrike Meyer-Hamme and Patrick Petignat},
  journal={Journal of lower genital tract disease},
  volume={20 2},
OBJECTIVES Cervical screening is only efficient if a large part of eligible women participate. Our aim was to identify sociodemographic barriers to cervical screening and consider self-reported reasons to postpone screening. METHODS Between September 2011 and June 2015, a questionnaire addressing reasons for nonparticipation in cervical screening was completed by 556 women who had not undergone a Pap test in the preceding 3 years. Pearson χ test was used to analyze differences between… CONTINUE READING

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