Factors associated with the fecal occult blood testing for colorectal cancer screening based on health belief model structures in moderate risk individuals, Isfahan, 2011

@inproceedings{Javadzade2012FactorsAW,
  title={Factors associated with the fecal occult blood testing for colorectal cancer screening based on health belief model structures in moderate risk individuals, Isfahan, 2011},
  author={Seyed Homamodin Javadzade and Mahnoosh Reisi and Firoozeh Mostafavi and Akbar Hasanzade and Hossein Shahnazi and Gholamreza Sharifirad},
  booktitle={Journal of education and health promotion},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Colorectal cancer is one of the most important and most common cancers and the second leading cause of cancer deaths worldwide. Every year, nearly 1 million new cases of colorectal cancer are recognized around the world and nearly half of them lose their lives due to the disease. The statistics reveal shocking incidence and mortality from colorectal cancer, therefore secondary prevention of this cancer is important and research has shown that by early diagnosis 90% of patients can be… CONTINUE READING

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