Social Support Among Latina Immigrant Women: Bridge Persons as Mediators of Cervical Cancer Screening


New Latina immigrants face numerous linguistic, cultural, logistical, and material barriers to cervical cancer screenings. Promotoras (lay health advisors) are a proven strategy to promote utilization of care. Since the mid-1990s, interventions in North Carolina have aimed to connect Latina immigrants to a broader range of bridge persons. This study… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10903-006-6343-0


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