Knowledge and attitude of general outpatient attendants in Nigeria to cervical cancer.

@article{Ajayi1998KnowledgeAA,
  title={Knowledge and attitude of general outpatient attendants in Nigeria to cervical cancer.},
  author={I O Ajayi and Isaac Folorunso Adewole},
  journal={The Central African journal of medicine},
  year={1998},
  volume={44 2},
  pages={41-3}
}
OBJECTIVES This study sets out to determine: a. How much women in low socio-economic settings know about cancer and cervical cancer. b. Their source of information. c. Their general attitude to cervical cancer. DESIGN A cross sectional study. SETTING General outpatient (GOP) department of a tertiary hospital in Ibadan, Nigeria. SUBJECTS 254 randomly selected women aged 20 to 65 years attending or visiting the GOP department in a University Teaching Hospital were studied. MAIN OUTCOME… CONTINUE READING

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