Knowledge and attitudinal study of kenyan women in relation to cervical carcinoma.
Knowledge and attitude in relation to cervical carcinoma was studied in 85 cervical cancer patients and 177 matched controls.
The mean age of the cases was 44.2 years and mean parity 6.5. The majority were illiterate.
Statistically significant differences were seen in both mean age at marriage and at first coitus, being lower for cases than controls.
Mots-clés Pascal : Afrique, Kenya, Connaissance, Attitude, Enquête, Tumeur, Tumeur maligne, Appareil génital femelle pathologie, Appareil génital femelle, Col utérus, Dépistage, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Africa, Kenya, Knowledge, Attitude, Inquiry, Tumor, Malignant tumor, Female genital diseases, Female genital system, Uterine cervix, Screening, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 91-0117500
Code Inist : 002B20C02. Création : 199406.