Screening mammography: a cross-sectional study to compare characteristics of women aged 40 and older from the deep South who are current, overdue, and never screeners.

@article{Lpez2009ScreeningMA,
  title={Screening mammography: a cross-sectional study to compare characteristics of women aged 40 and older from the deep South who are current, overdue, and never screeners.},
  author={Ellen D. S. L{\'o}pez and Amal J. Khoury and Amy B. Dailey and Allyson G. Hall and Latarsha Chisholm},
  journal={Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health},
  year={2009},
  volume={19 6},
  pages={434-45}
}
PURPOSE We sought to identify unique barriers and facilitators to breast cancer screening participation among women aged 40 and older from Mississippi who were categorized as current, overdue, and never screeners. METHODS Cross-sectional data from a 2003 population-based survey with 987 women aged 40 and older were analyzed. Chi-square analysis and multinomial logistic regression examined how factors organized under the guidance of the Model of Health Services Utilization were associated with… CONTINUE READING

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