Cervical cancer screening by visual inspection in Côte d'Ivoire, operational and clinical aspects according to HIV status

@inproceedings{Horo2012CervicalCS,
  title={Cervical cancer screening by visual inspection in C{\^o}te d'Ivoire, operational and clinical aspects according to HIV status},
  author={Apollinaire Gninlgninrin Horo and Antoine Jaquet and Didier K Ekouevi and Badian Toure and Patrick Ahuatchi Coffie and Benjamin Ahoua Effi and Eug{\`e}ne Messou and Albert K Minga and Raoul Moh and Mamourou Kone and François Dabis and Annie Jeanne Sasco},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Cervical cancer screening is not yet standard of care of women attending HIV care clinics in Africa and presents operational challenges that need to be addressed. METHODS A cervical cancer screening program based on visual inspection methods was conducted in clinics providing antiretroviral treatment (ART) in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire. An itinerant team of midwives was in charge of proposing cervical cancer screening to all HIV-positive women enrolled in ART clinics as well as to HIV… CONTINUE READING
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