Predictors of cervical cancer screening for rarely or never screened rural Appalachian women.

@article{Hatcher2011PredictorsOC,
  title={Predictors of cervical cancer screening for rarely or never screened rural Appalachian women.},
  author={Jennifer Hatcher and Christina R. Studts and Mark Boberg Dignan and Lisa M Turner and Nancy E Schoenberg},
  journal={Journal of health care for the poor and underserved},
  year={2011},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={176-93}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Women who have not had a Papanicolaou test in five years or more have increased risk of developing invasive cervical cancer. This study compares Appalachian women whose last screening was more than one year ago but less than five years ago with those not screened for the previous five years or more. METHODS Using PRECEDE/PROCEED as… CONTINUE READING