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Factors Associated with Attending the National Cancer Screening Program for Liver Cancer in Korea
- Noh, Dai-Keun (National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center) ;
- Choi, Kui-Son (National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center) ;
- Jun, Jae-Kwan (National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center) ;
- Lee, Hoo-Yeon (Department of Social Medicine, College of Medicine, Dankook University) ;
- Park, Eun-Cheol (Department of Preventive Medicine & Institute of Health Services Research, Yonsei University)
- Published : 2012.02.29
Background and Aims: The National Cancer Screening Program (NCSP) for liver cancer was initiated in 2003 in Korea. The objective of this study was to evaluate the participation rate of the program and to provide preliminary information on its results based on data collected by the NCSP in 2009. Methods: The target population of the NCSP for liver cancer in 2009 was comprised of 373,590 adults aged
Liver cancer;screening;participation rate;positivity rate;factors;Korea
Supported by : National Cancer Center
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