Intention to return for papanicolaou smears in adolescent girls and young women.

@article{Kahn2001IntentionTR,
  title={Intention to return for papanicolaou smears in adolescent girls and young women.},
  author={Jessica A Kahn and Elizabeth Goodman and Gail B. Slap and Bin Huang and S. Jean Emans},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2001},
  volume={108 2},
  pages={333-41}
}
OBJECTIVE Sexually active adolescent girls have high rates of abnormal cervical cytology. However, little is known about factors that influence intention to return for Papanicolaou screening or follow-up. The aim of this study was to determine whether a theory-based model that assessed knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors predicted intention to return. METHODS The study design consisted of a self-administered, cross-sectional survey that assessed knowledge, beliefs, perceived control over… CONTINUE READING
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