Accession Number : ADA322365
Title : Breast Health Education Study.
Descriptive Note : Annual rept. 1 Jul 95-30 Jun 96,
Corporate Author : MOREHOUSE SCHOOL OF MEDICINE ATLANTA GA
Personal Author(s) : Taylor, Beverly D.
PDF Url : ADA322365
Report Date : AUG 1996
Pagination or Media Count : 41
Abstract : The purpose of the currently fluided project is: to seek to determine and validate the efficacy of a community-based educational program initiative in promoting breast health in minority and medically underserved women by educating and motivating them to seek mammograms and perform breast self examination on a regular basis. The study focuses on two groups to achieve its goals: (1) minority and underserved women, in the metropolitan Atlanta area, and (2) family and primary care physicians and other health care providers who care for the medically underserved
Descriptors : *EDUCATION, *HEALTH, *BREAST CANCER, MINORITIES, MOTIVATION, MEDICAL SERVICES, PHYSICIANS, WOMEN, MAMMARY GLANDS, SELF TREATMENT, AFRICAN AMERICANS, MAMMOGRAPHY.
Subject Categories : Information Science
Medicine and Medical Research
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE