The effect of knowledge on uptake of breast cancer prevention modalities among women in Kyadondo County, Uganda.
BMC Public Health 2018 Feb 23;18(1):279. Epub 2018 Feb 23.
Institute of Allied Health Sciences, International Health Sciences University, P.O Box 7782, Kampala, Uganda.
Background: Breast cancer, the third most frequent cancer of women is preventable through knowledge on breast self-examination. Of the 44% of women diagnosed with breast cancer at the Uganda Cancer Institute, only 22% go for check-up in less than three months. This study explored the effect of breast cancer knowledge on the uptake of breast cancer prevention modalities among women in Kyadondo County, Uganda. Read More