Mobile Versus Fixed Facility: Latinas' Attitudes and Preferences for Obtaining a Mammogram.
Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, Washington. Electronic address: [email protected]
Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.
New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico.
Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon.
School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.
Community Health Sciences Division, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington.
- Published Article
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR
- Publication Date
Oct 18, 2017
Although most Latinas preferred obtaining a mammogram at a fixed facility, positive experiences with mobile mammography services changed their attitudes toward them. These findings highlight the need to include community education when using mobile mammographic service to increase screening mammography rates in underserved communities.
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