The effectiveness of mammography promotion by volunteers in rural communities.

@article{Andersen2000TheEO,
  title={The effectiveness of mammography promotion by volunteers in rural communities.},
  author={M Robyn Andersen and Yutaka Yasui and Hendrika Meischke and Alan A Kuniyuki and Ruth Etzioni and Nicole Urban},
  journal={American journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2000},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={199-207}
}
INTRODUCTION The Community Trial of Mammography Promotion assessed the effectiveness of mammography promotion by community volunteer groups in rural areas. Three interventions were tested. One used an individual counseling strategy, one used a community activities strategy, and a third combined the two strategies. METHODS The effects of the interventions were tested by randomizing 40 communities either to the study interventions or to a control group. A cohort of 352 women from each community… CONTINUE READING

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