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Interventions to promote cancer awareness and early presentation: systematic review.

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BACKGROUND: Low cancer awareness contributes to delay in presentation for cancer symptoms and may lead to delay in cancer diagnosis. The aim of this study was to review the evidence for the effectiveness of interventions to raise cancer awareness and promote early presentation in cancer to inform policy and future research. METHODS: We searched bibliographic databases and reference lists for randomised controlled trials of interventions delivered to individuals, and controlled or uncontrolle...

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10.1038/sj.bjc.6605388

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Austoker, J More by this author
Bankhead, C More by this author
Forbes, LJ More by this author
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Journal:
British journal of cancer
Volume:
101 Suppl 2
Issue:
SUPPL. 2
Pages:
S31-S39
Publication date:
2009-12-05
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EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
URN:
uuid:180b429d-163d-499d-92ac-fe77161952c6
Source identifiers:
215563
Local pid:
pubs:215563

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