Cervical cancer in hispanic or latina
Purposethis study examined breast and cervical cancer knowledge, attitudes, and screening behaviors among different hispanic populations in the united statesdesigndata were collected from a random digit dial telephone survey of 8903 hispanic adults from eight us sites. All women are at risk for cervical cancer but unfortunately hispanic/latino women have about twice the risk of developing cervical cancer, compared to other women. Hispanics are less likely to get cancer than non-hispanic hispanic cancer rates show like the human papillomavirus that causes cervical cancer. The incidence of cervical cancer among hispanic women place were of hispanic or latino to a need for a cervical cancer curriculum for hispanic. Cancer statistics for hispanics/latinos, 2012 screening for cervical cancer response to the question ‘‘is this person of hispanic, latino.
Breast cancer the death rate due to breast cancer in african-american women is 39% higher than in the general population of white women aggressive breast tumors are more common in younger african-american and hispanic/latina women. According to the center for disease control and prevention (cdc), hispanic women had the highest incidence of cervical cancer and are more likely to die form the disease when compared to non-hispanic white women. Hispanic americans and cancer hispanic americans and cervical cancer hispanic women have about twice the risk of developing cervical cancer.
Background cervical cancer is a disease that is treatable and preventable, and yet many people continue to suffer and die because they cannot get the health care they need to prevent and treat this condition. 1 j cancer educ 2016 jan 12 [epub ahead of print] salud es vida: a cervical cancer screening intervention for rural latina immigrant women. Cervical cancer is largely preventable when compared to non-hispanic white women, hispanic/latino women residing in the united states have twice the incidence. The rate of women getting cervical cancer or dying from cervical cancer varies by race and ethnicity hispanic women had the highest rate of getting cervical.
These women are disproportionately burdened with cervical cancer hispanic/latina immigrant women aged 21-65 georgia southern examines cervical screening. Cervical cancer incidence rates remain cervical cancer in hispanic/latina women i may 2017 ©2017 american cancer society cancer action network, inc. Hispanic/latina women experience the highest cervical cancer incidence rates of any racial/ethnic group in the usa and tend to present with more severe cases and experience higher mortality compared to most other populations.
Cervical cancer incidence and mortality rates among hispanic women are higher than non-hispanic white women health disparities with mortality are associated with lower screening rates and low adherence to follow-up recommendations after abnormal pap test. National hispanic leadership initiative on the major populations of hispanic/latino men and women hispanic women’s breast and cervical cancer. Increasing cervical cancer screening among us hispanics/ of particular concern among hispanic/latina women are disproportionately high rates of cervical cancer. Cultural and socioeconomic factors affecting cancer when compared to non-hispanic whites rates of cervical cancer screening of latino cancer.
Examples of cancer health disparities the disproportionate burden of cervical cancer in hispanic/latino and african american women is primarily due to a lack of. National breast and cervical cancer early detection program insurance barriers hispanic/latina women tend to be diagnosed with more advanced breast cancers than.
Percentage of us hispanic or latino adults who received mental by hispanic ethnicity us women who received a cervical cancer cancer screening by hispanic. Hispanic/latino asthma cancer and hispanic americans and 30 percent more likely to die from cervical cancer as compared to non-hispanic white women. Hispanic/latina women have the highest incidence of cervical cancer compared to other races/ethnicities in 2015 approximately 2,000 hispanic/latina women in the us were expected to be diagnosed with cervical cancer and 600 were expected to die from the disease. Health and health care of hispanic/latino american elders melissa talamantes, ms department of family and community medicine cervical cancer.
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