Knowledge, attitude and practices of women in maldives related to the risk factors, prevention and early detection of cervical cancer.


BACKGROUND A population-based cervical cancer screening program using visual inspection with acetic acid was launched in Maldives in 2014. Our study aimed to assess the knowledge, attitude and practices of women in relation to risk factors of cervical cancer, early detection of the disease and its prevention. MATERIALS AND METHODS The questionnaire based… (More)