Breast cancer knowledge and perception:outcomes of a cross sectional survey in penang,malaysia
- At: 2009 FIP Congress in Istanbul (Turkey)
- Type: Poster
- By: HADI, Muhammad Abdul (Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Malaysia)
- Co-author(s): Hassali, Mohamed Azmi (Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia)
Shafie, Asrul Akmal (Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia)
Ahmed, Awaisu (Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia)
Objective: About 50-60% of newly diagnosed cases of breast cancer in Malaysia present with advanced metastatic complications. Highlighting the factors that influence patient's delay in presentation is necessary for development of an effective educational program to shorten such delay and its sequelae. The objective of this study was to assess and.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.