Determinants of Compliance to Breast Cancer Screening and Referral in Low Socio-Economic Regions of Urban India

@inproceedings{Kulkarni2019DeterminantsOC,
  title={Determinants of Compliance to Breast Cancer Screening and Referral in Low Socio-Economic Regions of Urban India},
  author={Sheetal V. Kulkarni and Gauravi A. Mishra and Rohit Dusane},
  booktitle={International journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2019}
}
Background: Breast cancer (BC) is the most common cancer among women globally and also in India. Early detection by screening is likely to reduce mortality and improve survival. To study the determinants of compliance to BC screening and referral by women in a community based BC screening programme in urban India. Methods: A community-based one-time cancer screening programme, implemented in the urban slums of Mumbai, India. The programme involves screening for breast cancer by Clinical Breast… CONTINUE READING

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