Use of Pap test among Hispanics and non-Hispanic whites in a rural setting.

@article{Coronado2004UseOP,
  title={Use of Pap test among Hispanics and non-Hispanic whites in a rural setting.},
  author={Gloria D. Coronado and B. Shachar Y. A. Shapira S. A. Smoyak C. Sus H. O. Th Thompson and Thomas D. Koepsell and Stephen M Schwartz and Dale McLerran},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={2004},
  volume={38 6},
  pages={713-22}
}
BACKGROUND Hispanic women in the United States have a higher incidence of invasive cervical cancer than non-Hispanic whites. A key factor related to the relatively high incidence is the underutilization of cancer-screening services. Several previous investigations have reported that Hispanic women are less likely to comply with screening recommendations for Pap testing; some have identified factors that are associated with non-compliance with screening recommendations. METHODS Using baseline… CONTINUE READING

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