Determination of Knowledge and Behavior of Women Working at a Hospital on Breast Cancer Early Detection Methods, and Investigation of Efficiency of Planned Education.

@article{Akgz2015DeterminationOK,
  title={Determination of Knowledge and Behavior of Women Working at a Hospital on Breast Cancer Early Detection Methods, and Investigation of Efficiency of Planned Education.},
  author={Ayla Açıkg{\"o}z and R{\"u}ksan Çehreli and H{\"u}lya Ellidokuz},
  journal={The journal of breast health},
  year={2015},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={31-38}
}
OBJECTIVE This study aimed to evaluate knowledge and attitude of women working in the hospital on breast cancer, their behaviors related to early diagnostic methods, and to determine the effectiveness of training in order to increase awareness on breast cancer. MATERIALS AND METHODS The study group consisted of women working in the Dokuz Eylül University Hospital. The data of this cross-sectional study were collected by a questionnaire. Within the scope of this study, a training program on… CONTINUE READING

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