Evaluation on the Practice and Behaviour of Women Applied for Gynecology Outpatient Clinics About Screening Methods for Early Diagnosis of Breast Cancer


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Hocaoglu M., Ersahin A. A. , AKDENİZ E.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF BREAST HEALTH, vol.13, no.3, pp.150-155, 2017 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/ejbh.2017.3230
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF BREAST HEALTH
  • Page Numbers: pp.150-155

Abstract

Objective: Breast self-examination (BSE), clinical breast exam (CBE), mammography and ultrasound imaging (UI) are screening methods used for early diagnosis of breast cancer (BC). The purpose of this study is to put forth the utilization frequency of these screening methods among women presenting to the gynecology outpatient clinics and the relation of these data with the socio-demographic characteristics of the women.