The influence of social factors on help-seeking for people with lung cancer.

@article{Chatwin2013TheIO,
  title={The influence of social factors on help-seeking for people with lung cancer.},
  author={John Chatwin and Caroline Sanders},
  journal={European journal of cancer care},
  year={2013},
  volume={22 6},
  pages={709-13}
}
While there has been no clear consensus on the potential for earlier diagnosis of lung cancer, recent research has suggested that the time between symptom onset and consultation can be long enough to plausibly affect prognosis. In this article, we present a review of the literature concerning help-seeking delays in lung cancer presentation, and more specifically, the role and influence that social factors may play in determining when and how people decide to seek medical help. We also consider… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.
14 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 14 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…