Racial and ethnic disparity in oral cancer awareness and examination: 2003 New york state BRFSS.

@article{Oh2008RacialAE,
  title={Racial and ethnic disparity in oral cancer awareness and examination: 2003 New york state BRFSS.},
  author={Junhie Oh and J. Saravan Kumar and Gustavo D. Cruz},
  journal={Journal of public health dentistry},
  year={2008},
  volume={68 1},
  pages={30-8}
}
OBJECTIVES This study documents the level of oral cancer awareness and examination among New York State adults and evaluates the determinants of disparities in oral cancer detection. METHODS The 2003 New York State Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System gathered information on current awareness of oral cancer and receipt of oral cancer examination from 5,544 adults. To assess whether the racial/ethnic factor remains important for the awareness, receipt, and source of oral cancer… CONTINUE READING

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