Knowledge of cervical cancer screening among women attending a university health center.

@article{Hasenyager1999KnowledgeOC,
  title={Knowledge of cervical cancer screening among women attending a university health center.},
  author={C Hasenyager},
  journal={Journal of American college health : J of ACH},
  year={1999},
  volume={47 5},
  pages={
          221-4
        }
}
One hundred fifty-four female students completed a questionnaire regarding the Pap test and cervical cancer screening during routine yearly examination at a university health center. Ninety percent knew that a Pap test screened for precancerous and cancerous lesions of the cervix. More than half of the students, however, thought that the test also screened for other forms of gynecologic cancer and for a variety of sexually transmitted diseases. Approximately half of the respondents were… CONTINUE READING
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