Knowledge, attitude and preventive practices for breast cancer among health care professionals at Aga Khan Hospital Karachi.

@article{Kumar2009KnowledgeAA,
  title={Knowledge, attitude and preventive practices for breast cancer among health care professionals at Aga Khan Hospital Karachi.},
  author={Shiyam Kumar and Ayesha Mallick Imam and Nauman Fazal Manzoor and Nehal Masood},
  journal={JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association},
  year={2009},
  volume={59 7},
  pages={474-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the knowledge and practice of risk factors, symptoms and screening for breast cancer among health care professionals. METHODS A cross sectional study was carried out at The Aga Khan University Hospital from January 2008 to March 2008. A total of 336 health care workers including consultants (48), fellows (17), residents (76), medical officers (14), interns (37), nurses (94) and fourth and final year medical students (50) were requested to fill a questionnaire designed to… CONTINUE READING

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