The effect of a couples intervention to increase breast cancer screening among korean americans.

@article{Lee2014TheEO,
  title={The effect of a couples intervention to increase breast cancer screening among korean americans.},
  author={Eunice Lee and Usha Menon and Karabi Nandy and Laura A Szalacha and Frederick J. Kviz and Young Ik Cho and Arlene M Miller and Hanjong Park},
  journal={Oncology nursing forum},
  year={2014},
  volume={41 3},
  pages={
          E185-93
        }
}
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To assess the efficacy of Korean Immigrants and Mammography-Culture-Specific Health Intervention (KIM-CHI), an educational program for Korean American (KA) couples designed to improve mammography uptake among KA women. DESIGN A two-group cluster randomized, longitudinal, controlled design. SETTING 50 KA religious organizations in the Chicago area. SAMPLE 428 married KA women 40 years of age or older who had not had a mammogram in the past year. The women and their… CONTINUE READING

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