Primary care factors associated with cervical screening coverage in England.

@article{Bang2012PrimaryCF,
  title={Primary care factors associated with cervical screening coverage in England.},
  author={Ji Bang and Ghasem Yadegarfar and Michael Soljak and Azeem Majeed},
  journal={Journal of public health},
  year={2012},
  volume={34 4},
  pages={532-8}
}
BACKGROUND The National Health Service Cervical Screening Programme was established to decrease the incidence and mortality of cervical cancer in England. METHODS To identify socioeconomic and general practice factors associated with cervical screening coverage in England, a national cross-sectional study was conducted using data on 26 497 476 female patients registered with 7970 practices in 152 English primary care trusts (PCTs). The 2008-09 data on cervical screening coverage rates from… CONTINUE READING