Impact of a print intervention to increase annual mammography screening among Korean American women enrolled in the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program.

@article{Maxwell2008ImpactOA,
  title={Impact of a print intervention to increase annual mammography screening among Korean American women enrolled in the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program.},
  author={Annette E Maxwell and Angela M. Jo and Soo-Young Chin and Kyeong-Soo Lee and Roshan Bastani},
  journal={Cancer detection and prevention},
  year={2008},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={229-35}
}
BACKGROUND Although Korean American women have one of the lowest rates of mammography screening, only few interventions have been developed for them. We developed a theory-based Korean-language print intervention to increase annual mammography screening with the goal to disseminate it through the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (NBCCEDP). METHODS Korean American staff and patients at a community clinic advised on the content and layout of the brochure. We pilot… CONTINUE READING

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