The Effects of Training on Knowledge and Beliefs About Breast Cancer and Early Diagnosis Methods Among Women


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Yılmaz M. , Sayin Y., Cengiz H. O.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF BREAST HEALTH, vol.13, pp.175-182, 2017 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/tjbh.2017.3255
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF BREAST HEALTH
  • Page Numbers: pp.175-182

Abstract

Objective: Breast cancer (BC) is the most common female malignancy in the world and Turkey. Its prevalence and mortality are surprisingly increasing at a rapid rate. The objective of this study was to determine the effectiveness of training sessions on women's knowledge of relevant risk factors of BC and screening methods, screening behaviors and health beliefs among of healthy women in Turkey.