Skin cancer risk and sun protection learning by helpers of patients with nonmelanoma skin cancer.

@article{Robinson1995SkinCR,
  title={Skin cancer risk and sun protection learning by helpers of patients with nonmelanoma skin cancer.},
  author={June K Robinson and Alfred W. Rademaker},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={1995},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={333-41}
}
BACKGROUND Knowledge-based skin cancer risk and prevention educational interventions by physicians and nurses were directed to subjects who had a nonmelanoma skin cancer. These high-risk patients asked relatives or friends to assist with postoperative care rendered after surgical removal of the skin cancer. The patient's experience with the nonmelanoma skin cancer was expected to raise the awareness of the helper. The study examined whether the patient became a source of information, risk… CONTINUE READING

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