Risk factors and relationship between screening periodicity and risk of cervical cancer among nurses and midwives. A cross-sectional study


YÖRÜK S., Acikgoz A., TÜRKMEN H., ERGÖR G.

SAO PAULO MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.137, no.2, pp.119-125, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 137 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1590/1516-3180.2018.0244230119
  • Journal Name: SAO PAULO MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.119-125
  • Keywords: Nurse midwives, Uterine cervical neoplasms, Papanicolaou test, HEALTH-CARE WORKERS, NURSING STAFF, PAP-SMEAR, KNOWLEDGE, BEHAVIOR, ATTITUDE, LEVEL
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

BACKGROUND: If nurses and midwives undergo cervical cancer screening regularly, they can become role models for other women regarding this screening.