Breast self-examination: knowledge and practice among nurses in United Arab Emirates.

@article{Sreedharan2010BreastSK,
  title={Breast self-examination: knowledge and practice among nurses in United Arab Emirates.},
  author={Jayadevan Sreedharan and Jayakumary Muttappallymyalil and Manda Venkatramana and Merlin Thomas},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2010},
  volume={11 3},
  pages={
          651-4
        }
}
This study was conducted to explore the knowledge and practice of nurses regarding breast self-examination (BSE) in the United Arab Emirates. Nurses working in different hospitals constituted the study population. A total of 154 nurses who had come to participate in the breast cancer awareness week programme were the participants. Approval of the Gulf Medical University ethics committee was obtained. A self-administered, pre-tested, structured, close ended questionnaire was used for data… CONTINUE READING

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