Personal cancer prevention and screening practices among Asian Indian physicians in the United States.

@article{Misra2004PersonalCP,
  title={Personal cancer prevention and screening practices among Asian Indian physicians in the United States.},
  author={Ranjita Misra and Susan Thomas Vadaparampil},
  journal={Cancer detection and prevention},
  year={2004},
  volume={28 4},
  pages={269-76}
}
This study examines personal cancer prevention and screening practices of Asian Indian physicians. Asian Indians are the third largest group of Asian Pacific Islanders (APIs) residing in the United States. Using a cross-sectional study approach, we investigated cancer prevention and screening practices of 254 randomly selected Asian Indian physicians in the United States. Results showed that prevalence of conventional risk factors were low, e.g., smoking, alcohol consumption. Nutrition-related… CONTINUE READING