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Prostate cancer knowledge among multiethnic black men.

@article{Magnus2004ProstateCK,
  title={Prostate cancer knowledge among multiethnic black men.},
  author={Marcia H. Magnus},
  journal={Journal of the National Medical Association},
  year={2004},
  volume={96 5},
  pages={
          650-6
        }
}
The purpose of this survey of 528 black men in Miami and Fort Lauderdale, FL, was to assess prostate cancer knowledge among African-American, English-speaking Caribbean, Haitian-American, and African men in America. Knowledge levels were assessed by education, ethnicity, age, income, family history of prostate cancer, and perceived prostate cancer knowledge. Twenty-five barbershops were visited during Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays over a course of five months. The response rate was 99%. As… CONTINUE READING

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