A protocol for a cluster-randomized controlled trial of a self-help psycho-education programme to reduce diagnosis delay in women with breast cancer symptoms in Indonesia
作者: Hari SetyowibowoMarit SijbrandijAulia IskandarsyahJoke A. M. HunfeldSawitri S. SadarjoenDharmayanti F. BaduduDrajat R. SuardiJan Passchier
作者单位: 1Universitas Padjadjaran
2VU University
3Erasmus MC University Medical Center
4Hasan Sadikin Hospital
刊名: BMC Cancer, 2017, Vol.17 (1)
来源数据库: Springer Nature Journal
DOI: 10.1186/s12885-017-3268-7
关键词: Breast cancerDelay in diagnosisPsycho-educationSelf-helpIndonesia
原始语种摘要: Breast cancer (BC) is the most frequent cancer occurring in women across the world. Its mortality rate in low-middle income countries (LMICs) is higher than in high-income countries (HICs), and in Indonesia BC is the leading cause of cancer deaths among women. Delay in breast cancer diagnosis negatively impacts cancer prognosis. Only about 30% of patients who come to the hospital to check on their breast abnormalities, continue thorough examination to biopsy to get a diagnosis based on the results of anatomical pathology. Many Indonesian women with breast cancer were already in an advanced stage when starting treatment. Therefore, delay in diagnosis is a serious problem that needs to be addressed. The present study will investigate whether our newly developed self-help psycho-educational...
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影响因子:3.333 (2012)

  • breast 胸部
  • women 妇女
  • diagnosis 特镇述
  • cancer 癌症
  • education 培养
  • programme 程序
  • trial 试验
  • delay 延时
  • prognosis 预报
  • starting 起动