Knowledge, attitudes, and behaviour regarding breast cancer screening among women from different socio-economic regions in southwest China: a cross-sectional study.

@article{Huang2011KnowledgeAA,
  title={Knowledge, attitudes, and behaviour regarding breast cancer screening among women from different socio-economic regions in southwest China: a cross-sectional study.},
  author={Yuan Huang and Ke Zhou and Hui Li and Anrong Wang and Jiayuan Li and Yi Pang and Qiong Wang and Rong Huang and Liang Fu and Min Kang and Ping Ning and Ping Yuan},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2011},
  volume={12 1},
  pages={203-9}
}
BACKGROUND In most developed countries, breast cancer screening (BCS) is a well-established practice which is widely accepted by women. In contrast, national BCS projects in China were only launched in the last two years, so little is known about their public response. METHODS We surveyed 1,162 Chinese women from different socio-economic regions in Sichuan Province to assess participants' knowledge, attitudes, and behaviour regarding BCS. ANOVA/t-test, Chi-square test, SNK test, and… CONTINUE READING
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