Knowledge, attitudes and practice of breast self-examination among women in a suburban area in Terengganu, Malaysia.

@article{Rosmawati2010KnowledgeAA,
  title={Knowledge, attitudes and practice of breast self-examination among women in a suburban area in Terengganu, Malaysia.},
  author={N H Nik Rosmawati},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2010},
  volume={11 6},
  pages={1503-8}
}
INTRODUCTION Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer in Malaysian women, irrespective of age group and ethnicity. The observed low survival rates are related to late stage at presentation despite the availability of breast self examination (BSE) as a reliable screening method for early detection. MATERIALS AND METHODS This cross-sectional study was designed to determine the knowledge, attitude and practice towards BSE amongst women aged 15 years old and above. Systemic random… CONTINUE READING
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