Cervical cancer screening: knowledge, health perception and attendance rate among Hong Kong Chinese women

@inproceedings{Leung2010CervicalCS,
  title={Cervical cancer screening: knowledge, health perception and attendance rate among Hong Kong Chinese women},
  author={Sharron S K Leung and Ivy P F Leung},
  booktitle={International journal of women's health},
  year={2010}
}
PURPOSE Cervical cancer screening has been consistently shown to be effective in reducing the incidence rate and mortality from cervical cancer. However, cervical screening attendance rates are still far from satisfactory in many countries. Strategies, health promotion and education programs need to be developed with clear evidence of the causes and factors relating to the low attendance rate. The study aims to assess the prediction of cervical screening attendance rate by Chinese women's… CONTINUE READING

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