Published in Women's Health Weekly, April 17th, 2006
According to investigators at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, "Hispanic women have an incidence rate of invasive cervical cancer that is twice as high as that of non-Hispanic White women. Previous investigations have reported that Hispanics are less likely to utilize cancer screening services. Using data from the 2000 National Health Interview Survey, this study examined whether acculturation of Hispanic women was associated with cervical cancer screening."
"The subjects included 2307 Hispanic women aged 21-70 who did not have a history of cervical...
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