Knowledge of breast cancer and the practice of breast self-examination among female student nurses
Christiana Okantey, MPhil, BA; Gifty Osei Berchie, MSc; Susanna Aba Abraham, MPH; Dorcas Frempomaa Agyare, MN, BSc -- School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Cape Coast, Cape Coast, Ghana
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There is to date a deficit in the knowledge and practice of breast self-examination (BSE) especially in developing countries. Knowledge on breast cancer and practice of BSE among student nurses was assessed in this study. Barriers to effective BSE practice have been identified and recommendations have been made.
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.
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