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Using implementation science to improve cervical cancer prevention in sub-Saharan Africa

20:00 EDT 13 Mar 2018 | AAAS

(University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing) While cervical cancer -- one of the most common cancers in women -- has significantly decreased in the United States, it is still the second most common cancer in women who live in less developed countries, according to the World Health Organization. Women in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) have the largest age-standardized incidence and mortality rates of this potentially preventable and non-communicable disease due to the difficulty in implementing prevention, screening, and treatment programs.

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