Purpose of the study The purpose of this study is to explore the knowledge and attitude of female clinical health staff of St. Dominic Hospital, Akwatia in the Eastern Region of Ghana concerning Cervical cancer and screening programs as a means of reducing cervical cancer mortality.
This thesis demonstrated persistent SES inequalities in cervical screening attendance despite efforts to address the problem, and delayed uptake of colposcopy among women living in deprived areas. The work points strongly to the influence of population factors in.
Cervical cancer is one of the most common types of cancer affecting women worldwide. Infection caused by high-risk human papillomaviruses (HPVs), especially type 16 and 18 are implicated in the etiology of most cervical cancers.
The purpose of the study was to explore perceptions, knowledge and attitudes of women undergoing cervical cancer screening in Omaheke, Namibia. A qualitative exploratory study was conducted. Data were collected from a purposive sample of eight participants using a self-developed interview guide. Data were analysed using Tesch’s.
Cervical Screening: Women’s Resistance to the Official Discourse by Natalie Armstrong, BA(Hons), MSc Thesis submitted to the University of Nottingham for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, November 2004.
Increase the awareness to 80%, of women within the age group at risk (15 to 44 years) to cervical cancer and screening by 2011. To increase uptake of cervical screening among 15 to 44 year old women by 25% by 2011. Stakeholders. The primary targets of this intervention are all women resident in Lagos state between the age of 15 and 44 years.
It was not until 1988 that the NHS cervical screening programme began; since then it has proved to be a successful scheme in the detection and prevention of cervical cancer saving 4500 lives per year (NHS Cervical Screening Programme 2008, Care Commission 2008).
This thesis examines issues related to cervical cancer epidemiology and prevention through screening, with the aim of informing policy regarding setting up an organised cervical screening programme in Hong Kong. There are five studies described here.
Barriers to cervical cancer screening practices among women in Gishu County, Kenya - Hillary Mabeya - Research Paper (postgraduate) - Medicine - Other - Publish your bachelor's or master's thesis, dissertation, term paper or essay.
Internationally, cervical cancer has been regarded as the third most com-mon form of cancer among women after breast and colorectal cancer (1). However, it is considered one of the most preventable cancers (2). Popu-lation-based cervical smear screening programmes for cervical cancer have shown the effectiveness of screening.
Research into cervical cancer has saved many thousands of lives through screening and better treatment. We’ve played a key role in this progress through our pioneering radiotherapy research, helping to introduce and improve the national cervical cancer screening programme, and carrying out early studies that contributed to the development of the HPV vaccine.
Argumentative Essay on Cervical Cancer Shelley Miller Dr.Ashli Dykes Composition 1 12 November 2012 Cervical Cancer Cervical cancer is a cancer that starts in the cervix, the lower part of the uterus, which opens at the top of the vagina.It occurs when abnormal cells on the cervix grow out of control.
Background: Cervical cancer is a leading cause of cancer related mortality among women all over the world, with particularly high incidence in developing countries. It is the most common cancer among women in Nepal. Cervical cancer screening can be effective in reducing incidence and mortality due to cervical cancer.
Publications of the Unit for Health Promotion Research, SeriesA; No 6. 2013. ISBN: 978-87-91245-14-5. Ph.D. Thesis. Cervical Cancer, Risk Factors and Feasibility of Visual Inspection with Acetic Acid Screening Method in Khartoum State, Sudan. Ahmed Ibrahim MD, MPH, FCM. Unit for Health Promotion Research. Faculty of Health Sciences.
Cervical Cancer 1 Risk Factors, Knowledge, and Beliefs about Cervical Cancer Screening and Screening Practices among Appalachian Women A Senior Honors Thesis Presented in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Bachelor of Science in Nursing with Distinction College of Nursing of The Ohio State University By Emese Meszaros.Her PhD dissertation focused on the acceptability and impact of self-collection hrHPV testing programs among hard-to-reach populations. Her current research focuses on the long-term efficacy of hrHPV-based primary cervical cancer screening at varied screening intervals compared to current screening strategies in British Columbia and the United.Cervical cancer that is detected early can be treated successfully. Doctors recommend regular screening to detect any abnormal cells in the cervix. During screening Doctors will conduct Pap tests to find out the DNA of the cervical cells. The purpose of Pap test is to spot the cancer cells in the cervix.