No association between colorectal cancer worry and screening uptake in Appalachian Ohio.

@article{Llanos2015NoAB,
  title={No association between colorectal cancer worry and screening uptake in Appalachian Ohio.},
  author={Adana Am Llanos and Michael Lindsey Pennell and Gregory S Young and Cathy M. Tatum and Mira L Katz and Electra D Paskett},
  journal={Journal of public health},
  year={2015},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={322-7}
}
BACKGROUND Limited data are available on the association between colorectal cancer (CRC) worry and CRC screening uptake, particularly in rural and underserved populations where there is an excess burden of CRC. METHODS Between September 2009 and March 2010, we conducted a cross-sectional study among a randomly selected sample of Appalachian Ohio residents aged 51-75 years (n= 1084). We also reviewed their medical records. Multivariable-adjusted models examined the association between CRC… CONTINUE READING
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