Challenges and opportunities for increasing the rates of HPV vaccination
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. American Association of Cancer Research.
DOI: 10.1158/1538-7755.DISP15-A86 Published March 2016
Purpose: The purpose of this study is to determine the association between awareness of human papillomavirus (HPV), cervical cancer, and HPV vaccine and intention to vaccinate preteens and teens ...
The effect of knowledge on cancer screening intentions and behaviors among African Americans
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. American Association of Cancer Prevention
DOI: 10.1158/1538-7755.DISP15-B71 Published March 2016
Background: Early cancer detection is widely recommended to reduce cancer mortality, for cancer is most successfully treated during the early stage. In Maryland, only 44.6% of all cancers are de...