Evaluation of a Service Intervention to Improve Uptake of Breast Cancer Screening in a London Borough with Many Hard to Reach Communities

@inproceedings{Icheku2015EvaluationOA,
  title={Evaluation of a Service Intervention to Improve Uptake of Breast Cancer Screening in a London Borough with Many Hard to Reach Communities},
  author={Vincent Icheku and Nike Arowobusoye},
  year={2015}
}
Uptake of breast cancer screening is lowest in areas of London with many hard to reach communities. This report evaluates two interventions to improve uptake of breast cancer screening in the Royal London Borough of Greenwich with many hard to reach communities. The interventions involved splitting 2,004 women eligible for screening into two groups. Group 1 who were sent letter only invites has a target group (n=1,452) and eligible women screened were (n=878). Whilst, group 2 who were sent… CONTINUE READING