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Program to increase the accessibility of screening mammography--Rhode Island, 1987-1988.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2041540     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The Rhode Island Department of Health's (RIDH) Breast Cancer Screening Program (RIBCSP) was initiated in 1987; it includes a broad promotional effort targeting women and physicians, a strong quality-assurance program, reductions in the cost of the breast cancer screening examination, and a telephone appointment and tracking system for screening examinations and follow-up care. This report describes and summarizes an evaluation of the RIBCSP.
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report     Volume:  40     ISSN:  0149-2195     ISO Abbreviation:  MMWR Morb. Mortal. Wkly. Rep.     Publication Date:  1991 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-07-08     Completed Date:  1991-07-08     Revised Date:  2008-02-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7802429     Medline TA:  MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  390-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Breast Neoplasms / prevention & control*
Female
Health Promotion
Health Services Accessibility / organization & administration*
Humans
Mammography*
Middle Aged
Rhode Island

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