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Beliefs and Behavior of Malaysia Undergraduate Female Students in a Public University Toward Breast Self-examination Practice
- Akhtari-Zavare, Mehrnoosh (Department of Community Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, University Putra Malaysia) ;
- Juni, Muhamad Hanafiah (Department of Community Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, University Putra Malaysia) ;
- Said, Salmiah Md. (Department of Community Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, University Putra Malaysia) ;
- Ismail, Irmi Zarina (Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, University Putra Malaysia)
- Published : 2013.01.31
Background: Breast cancer is the most common cancer and the second principal cause of cancer deaths among women worldwide, including Malaysia. Methods: A cross-sectional study was carried out among 262 female undergraduate students in University Putra Malaysia using a validated questionnaire which was developed for this study. Results: The mean age of respondents was
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