TITLE

Cervical cancer rates higher than thought, study says

PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Journal of Business (10756124);6/5/2014, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study by the University of Maryland School of Medicine which revealed that rates of cervical cancer in the U.S. are higher among American and African-American women aged 65- to 69-year-old. Topics include the 18.6 rates of cases of cervical cancer per 100,000 women, suggestion on the need for human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, and the statement of doctor Anne F. Rositch on the role of cancer screening in preventing cancer.
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96453285

 

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