General practitioners who never perform Pap smear: the medical offer and the socio-economic context around their office could limit their involvement in cervical cancer screening

In France, with the growing scarcity of gynecologists and a globally low and socially differentiated coverage of cervical cancer screening (CCS), general practitioners (GPs) are valuable resources to improve s...
Source: BMC Family Practice - Category: Primary Care Authors: Tags: Research article Source Type: research

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Condition:   Cervical Cancer Interventions:   Diagnostic Test: Self-PAP;   Diagnostic Test: Traditional Pap smear Sponsors:   University of Alabama at Birmingham;   Cahaba Medical Care Foundation;   Laboratory Corporation of America Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conclusions: Invitations to screenings that are made by providing training accompanied with a brochure were found to be effective in increasing the participation of women in cervical cancer screening.
Source: Journal of Nursing Research - Category: Nursing Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLES Source Type: research
Resumo Este artigo revisa os fatores limitadores e facilitadores do acesso aos servi ços públicos de saúde no Brasil na área da atenção ao câncer de colo de útero (CCU). Nesta revisão, foram utilizadas a base de dados bibliográficos Medline (interface com Biblioteca Virtual de Saúde/BVS e PubMed) e os portais Lilacs e SciELO. Buscou-se publicações referentes ao período 2011-2016, a partir do uso de termos específicos das fontes consultadas, relativos a ‘ neoplasias do colo do útero ’ e ‘ acesso a...
Source: Ciencia e Saude Coletiva - Category: Occupational Health Source Type: research
Abstract Background and Objectives: In 2004, Lithuania started the Nationwide Cervical Cancer Screening Programme. However, screening is more opportunistic than population-wide and the programme's coverage is insufficient. The aim of this study was to assess the effect of systematic personal invitation on coverage of cervical cancer (CC) screening in urban and rural regions of Lithuania. Materials and Methods: The study was conducted in an urban primary healthcare centre (PHCC) and in a rural PHCC, where prevailing CC screening practice was highly opportunistic. Over the first year, all women aged 25-60 who had no...
Source: Medicina (Kaunas) - Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Tags: Medicina (Kaunas) Source Type: research
ConclusionPPSPC is a rare malignancy, the management of which should take place in tertiary oncology centers.
Source: Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
This study provides education on the test. Researchers may consider investigating the barriers to cervical screening and therefore increase cervical screening uptake. PMID: 31478428 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology - Category: OBGYN Tags: J Obstet Gynaecol Source Type: research
Conclusions: It was concluded that the cultural beliefs, perceptions, emotions and practices of women with abnormal Pap smear results should be considered in the diagnostic and treatment processes. These characteristics of women's experience are also important to consider when developing strategies to address barriers to effective cervical screening, diagnosis and treatment. PMID: 31452433 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology - Category: OBGYN Tags: J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol Source Type: research
Conditions:   Papillomavirus Infections;   Dysplasia;   Cervix Cancer Intervention:   Other: Vaginal samples (biopsies + vaginal smear) Sponsor:   University Hospital, Bordeaux Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
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