Knowledge of cervical cancer and attendance at cervical cancer screening: a survey of Black women in London

@inproceedings{Ekechi2014KnowledgeOC,
  title={Knowledge of cervical cancer and attendance at cervical cancer screening: a survey of Black women in London},
  author={Christine I. Ekechi and Adeola Olaitan and Rosie Ellis and Jacob Koris and Adaugo Amajuoyi and Laura A V Marlow},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Women from ethnic minority backgrounds are less likely to attend cervical screening, but further understanding of ethnic inequalities in cervical screening uptake is yet to be established. This study aimed to explore the socio-demographic and ethnicity-related predictors of cervical cancer knowledge, cervical screening attendance and reasons for non-attendance among Black women in London. METHODS A questionnaire was completed by women attending Black and ethnic hair and beauty… CONTINUE READING
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