U.S. Women Physicians' personal and clinical breast cancer screening practices.

@article{Frank2000USWP,
  title={U.S. Women Physicians' personal and clinical breast cancer screening practices.},
  author={Erica Frank and Barbara Rimer and Donna D. Brogan and Lisa K. Elon},
  journal={Journal of women's health & gender-based medicine},
  year={2000},
  volume={9 7},
  pages={791-801}
}
Little is known about predictors of physicians' personal or clinical compliance with breast cancer screening recommendations. We explored this in 4501 respondents to the Women Physicians' Health Study, a questionnaire-based study of a representative sample of U.S. women M. D.s. Overall, 21% of women physicians performed breast self-examination (BSE) at least monthly, about two thirds had received a clinical breast examination (CBE) within the last year, and 85% had received one within the last… CONTINUE READING

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