Mammography use.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Journal of the National Medical Association, Volume 97, Issue 2, p.253-61 (2005)

Keywords:

Adult, African Americans, Aged, Breast Neoplasms, Cross-Sectional Studies, European Continental Ancestry Group, Female, Haiti, Health Behavior, Health Care Surveys, Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice, Hispanic Americans, Humans, Mammography, Mass Screening, Massachusetts, Middle Aged, Patient Acceptance of Health Care, Urban Health

Abstract:

The goal of this study was to compare mammography use in Haitian women versus that of other racial/ethnic groups in the same neighborhoods and to identify factors associated with mammography use in subpopulations that are seldom studied.