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Integrating cervical cancer screening into safer conception services to improve women's health outcomes: a pilot study at a primary care clinic in South Africa.

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Summary of "Integrating cervical cancer screening into safer conception services to improve women's health outcomes: a pilot study at a primary care clinic in South Africa."

Sub-optimal cervical cancer screening in low- and middle-income countries contributes to preventable cervical cancer deaths, particularly amongst HIV-positive women. We assessed feasibility and outcomes of integrating cervical cancer screening into safer conception services for HIV-affected women.

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Name: Sexually transmitted diseases
ISSN: 1537-4521
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