News Update on cancer screening : Aug – 2020

Posted on August 12, 2020Categories Cancer and Tumor, medical scienceTags   Leave a comment on News Update on cancer screening : Aug – 2020

Literacy and Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behavior About Colorectal Cancer Screening This cross-sectional survey explored the association between functional health literacy and knowledge of, beliefs and attitudes about, and reported usage of colorectal cancer screening tests. The results indicate that functional health literacy, as assessed by the Short Test of Functional Health Literacy in Adults (STOFHLA), is not an independent predictor of colorectal cancer screening knowledge, beliefs, attitudes, or behavior. Latino ethnicity and education, however, often predicted screening responses, suggesting that … Continue reading “News Update on cancer screening : Aug – 2020”