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Determining the Factors that Affect Breast Cancer and Self Breast Examination Beliefs of Turkish Nurses in Academia
- Yucel, Sebnem Cinar ;
- Orgun, Fatma ;
- Tokem, Yasemin ;
- Avdal, Elif Unsal ;
- Demir, Muzeyyen
- Published : 2014.02.01
Purpose: To define factors that affect the performance status of BSE and confidence of student nurses. Materials and Methods: This descriptive study was conducted in the academic year 2010-2011 in a nursing faculty in
Breast cancer;self breast examination beliefs;nursing faculty students;Turkey
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