Prevalence and correlates of repeat mammography among women aged 55-79 in the Year 2000 National Health Interview Survey.

@article{Rakowski2004PrevalenceAC,
  title={Prevalence and correlates of repeat mammography among women aged 55-79 in the Year 2000 National Health Interview Survey.},
  author={William Rakowski and Nancy Breen and Helen I. Meissner and Barbara K. Rimer and Sally W. Vernon and Melissa A. Clark and Andrew N. Freedman},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={2004},
  volume={39 1},
  pages={
          1-10
        }
}
BACKGROUND Utilization of mammography has increased steadily since the early 1990s. It is now important to expand the attention given to obtaining repeat examination. This study examines the prevalence and cross-sectional correlates of repeat mammography, among women aged 55-79, using a 12-month (N = 3,502) and a 24-month interval (N = 3,491). METHODS Data were from the Year 2000 Cancer Control Module of the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS-CCM). The NHIS-CCM asked about the most recent… CONTINUE READING

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