The next frontier in the battle against cervical cancer: prospects and challenges.

@article{Syed2010TheNF,
  title={The next frontier in the battle against cervical cancer: prospects and challenges.},
  author={Madiha Syed and Umair Khalid and Taimur Saleem},
  journal={JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association},
  year={2010},
  volume={60 4},
  pages={328}
}
global cause of mortality and morbidity in women. The burden of this oncological disease is unfortunately largely concentrated in the developing world.1 Pap smear screening is perhaps the single most cost-effective screening tool that has been developed for the timely detection of malignant and pre-malignant cervical lesions. This simple approach has spelled out a phenomenal success story because of its potential for "nipping the evil in the bud". However, the developing world has not been able… CONTINUE READING