Factors affecting cancer screening intention and behavior of the Korean elderly.

@article{Kim2014FactorsAC,
  title={Factors affecting cancer screening intention and behavior of the Korean elderly.},
  author={Hee-Jung Kim and Hyun-Woo Yim and Nam-cho Kim},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2014},
  volume={15 19},
  pages={
          8461-7
        }
}
  • Hee-Jung Kim, Hyun-Woo Yim, Nam-cho Kim
  • Published in
    Asian Pacific journal of…
    2014
  • Medicine
  • BACKGROUND In this study we investigated factors influencing cancer screening intention and behavior to develop measures to increase the rate of cancer screening in the Korean elderly. MATERIALS AND METHODS Participants included 425 elderly subjects 65 years of age or older from D city, South Korea. The health behavior characteristics and cancer screening-related and theory of planned behavior (TPB) factors influencing the participant attitudes on cancer screening were examined to identify… CONTINUE READING

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