The delay and worry experience of African American women with breast cancer.

@article{Bradley2005TheDA,
  title={The delay and worry experience of African American women with breast cancer.},
  author={Patricia K. Bradley},
  journal={Oncology nursing forum},
  year={2005},
  volume={32 2},
  pages={243-9}
}
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To examine the delay in seeking treatment and worry experiences of African American women with breast cancer. DESIGN Descriptive, correlational. SETTING Urban northeastern United States. SAMPLE 60 African American women diagnosed with breast cancer. METHODS Consenting participants completed the worry subscale of the Ware Health Perception questionnaire and a Demographic and Illness-Related Information Sheet during a one-hour personal interview. Data analysis consisted… CONTINUE READING