Screening for cervical cancer among underserved women through a free medical camp in Pune, India
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Poster
- By: BIRNIE, Christine (St. John Fisher College, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Rochester, United States)
- Co-author(s): Heather Miller:,St. John Fisher College,Rochester,United States|Hillary Barnard:,St. John Fisher College,Rochester,United States|Dyanna Diaz:,St. John Fisher College,Rochester,United States|Alex Hess:,St. John Fisher College,Rochester,United States|Vibha Sood:Department of Pediatrics,Medstar Georgetown University Hospital,Washington, DC,United States|Christine R Birnie:Pharmaceutical Sciences,St. John Fisher College,Rochester,United States
With cervical cancer being the most prominent cancer affecting women in India, an increased effort towards screening and prevention is imperative. Medical service projects focused on women’s health can assist domestic efforts for this disease state.
Women attending a free medical service camp in the suburbs of Pune, India were counseled on their.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.