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Women's information needs about ductal carcinoma in situ before mammographic screening and after diagnosis: a qualitative study.

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OBJECTIVES: To explore the attitudes of women with screen-detected ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) towards information provision for mammographic screening. SETTING: Respondents recruited throughout the UK during 2003-2004. METHODS: Qualitative study using semi-structured interviews. PARTICIPANTS: Ten women diagnosed with DCIS as a result of mammographic screening. RESULTS: None of the women with DCIS had heard of it before their diagnosis. Most would have liked more information about DCIS w...

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10.1258/096914106778440581

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Journal:
Journal of medical screening
Volume:
13
Issue:
3
Pages:
110-114
Publication date:
2006-01-01
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EISSN:
1475-5793
ISSN:
0969-1413
URN:
uuid:cf63dec2-8b29-4d3f-a56c-332aa99a8b89
Source identifiers:
245298
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pubs:245298

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