Knowledge, attitude and practice of breast self-examination among female undergraduate students in the University of Buea

@inproceedings{Nde2015KnowledgeAA,
  title={Knowledge, attitude and practice of breast self-examination among female undergraduate students in the University of Buea},
  author={Fon Peter Nde and Jules Clement Nguedia Assob and Tebit Emmanuel Kwenti and Anna Longdoh Njunda and Taddi Raissa Guidona Tainenbe},
  booktitle={BMC Research Notes},
  year={2015}
}
  • Fon Peter Nde, Jules Clement Nguedia Assob, +2 authors Taddi Raissa Guidona Tainenbe
  • Published in BMC Research Notes 2015
  • Medicine
  • BackgroundThe incidence of breast cancer is on the rise in many parts of Africa. In Cameroon, there were an estimated 2625 cases per 100,000 in 2012. The awareness of breast cancer preventive methods is therefore critical in the reduction of breast cancer morbidity and mortality. This study evaluated the knowledge, attitude and practice of breast self-examination (BSE), among female undergraduate students in the University of Buea.MethodsThe study comprised 166 female students of ages 17… CONTINUE READING

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