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