Breast self-examination: how committed are women? How committed are we?

@article{Hobbs1987BreastSH,
  title={Breast self-examination: how committed are women? How committed are we?},
  author={Patricia Hobbs and L L Pendleton and Dave Haran},
  journal={Cancer detection and prevention},
  year={1987},
  volume={10 3-4},
  pages={205-13}
}
Breast self-examination (BSE), increasingly promoted as a good health habit, is gaining recognition by surgeons as a significant factor in tumour size and staging at diagnosis. Clinically-based reports leave unanswered important behavioural questions and pay scant attention to the quality of the teaching or of the practice of BSE. This paper argues that if… CONTINUE READING