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Concept mapping with South Asian immigrant women: barriers to mammography and solutions
Despite benefits of screening mammography, many South Asian (SA) immigrant women in Canada remain under screened. We aimed to elicit their experiences and beliefs about barriers to mammography and possible solutions. SA ...
Follow-Up Visit Patterns in an Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) Programme in Zomba, Malawi
(Public Library of Science, 2014-07-17)
Background: Identifying follow-up (FU) visit patterns, and exploring which factors influence them are likely to be useful in determining which patients on antiretroviral therapy (ART) may become Lost to Follow-Up (LTFU). ...
Who are the under- and never- screened for cancer in Ontario: a qualitative investigation
(BioMed Central, 2014-05-23)
BACKGROUND: Observed breast, cervical and colon cancer screening rates are below provincial targets for the province of Ontario, Canada. The populations who are under- or never-screened for these cancers have not been ...
Assessing patient attitudes to computerized screening in primary care: psychometric properties of the computerized lifestyle assessment scale
(Journal of Medical Internet Research, 2008-04-18)
Background: Computer-based health-risk assessments are electronic surveys which can be completed by patients privately, for example during their waiting time in a clinic, generating a risk report for the clinician and a ...
Computer-assisted screening for intimate partner violence and control: a randomized trial
(American College of Physicians, 2009-07)
Background: Intimate partner violence and control (IPVC) is prevalent and can be a serious health risk to women. Objective: To assess whether computer-assisted screening can improve detection of women at risk for IPVC in ...