Pap smear thesis
Overall, participants had poor health behaviors, including low pap smear screening rates and high levels of risky sexual behavior thus, there is a need for future health intervention programs that address these poor health behaviors among women living in ohio appalachia. Pap smear screening participation behavior and related factors in married immigrant women so young kim, 1 and so young choi 2 1 nurse, gosung-gun public health center, korea: 2 associate professor, college of nursing, institute of health science, gyeongsang national university, korea. The pap smear screening is the test which can find cervical cancer it is a cancer to which age does not really matter most women are in the menopausal phase of life when this cancer occurs this cancer does not care about age because it does affect younger women “cervical cancer is the third most common cancer in women worldwide.
This thesis examines issues related to cervical cancer epidemiology and prevention through screening, with the aim of informing policy regarding setting up an organised cervical screening programme in hong kong. A comparison of two visual inspection methods for cervical cancer screening among hiv-infected women in kenya megan j huchko a, jennifer sneden a, hannah h leslie b, naila abdulrahim c, may maloba c, elizabeth bukusi c & craig r cohen a a university of california, san francisco, 50 beale street (suite 1200), san francisco, ca 94105. Pap test (or pap smear) a pap test is done in a doctor's office a sample of cells are taken from the cervix and sent to a lab to be looked at under a microscope it is most often done during a routine pelvic exam if the pap test shows cells that are not normal and may become cancer, your health care provider will contact you there are many. Note: this is a draft recommendation statement this draft is distributed solely for the purpose of receiving public input this draft is distributed solely for the purpose of receiving public input it has not been disseminated otherwise by the uspstf the final recommendation statement will be developed after careful consideration of the.
Correlation between abnormal pap smear finding and brachial-ankle pulse wave velocity in korean women directed by professor hee cheol kang the master's thesis s. African american women’s personal influencing factors associated with pap smear testing and cervical cancer by kelly walters ackerson a dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment. The knowledge, attitude and practice of pap smear among local school teachers in the sharjah district dr nseem mohamed bakheit, dr amal ibrahim bu haroon united arab emirates ministry of health correspondence: dr nseem mohamed bakheit united arab emirates ministery of. Cervical cancer screening in malaysia is by opportunistic pap smear which contributed to the low uptake of cervical screening to overcome this, a pilot project called the sipps program (translated as information system of pap smear program) had been introduced whereby women aged 20-65 years old were invited for pap smear and recall in the.
Discuss the bethesda classification of pap smear testing and evaluation what are some common causes of abnormal pap smear. Thesis committee dr brian potetz: chairperson committee members dr arvin agah dr luke huan i the thesis committee for kriti chakdar certifies that this is the approved version of the following thesis: cancer detection for low grade squamous intraepithelial lesion chairperson dr brian potetz date approved: 30th august,2012. Proportion of pap smear tests were recorded to be high in older married people bearing kids or couples on contraceptive pills and answered the questionnaires on pap smear tests in comparison with national rates, screening practices were recorded as low in the malaysian women health care factors, socio-demographic factors and education were. Çukurova university institute of natural and applied sciences msc thesis çağlar cengi̇zler a fluid dynamics based image segmentation approach and pap-smear image data classification department of computer engineering adana, 2013 i abstract msc thesis a fluid dynamics based image segmentation approach and pap-smear image data. Pap smear was her thesis topic this being a tertiary care hospital, prevalence of this being a tertiary care hospital, prevalence of abnormalities in pap smear in hiv females on antiretroviral therapy is high pap smear interpretation is her ﬁeld of interest.
Follow-up services, sustainable pap smear-based screening programs have not been mounted effectively in developing countries visual inspection of the cervix, using acetic - acid to highlight precancerous lesions so that they can be viewed with the “naked eye”, shifts the identification of precancer from the laboratory to the clinic such procedures. Diagnosis: abnl abnl pap smear, biopsy imaging may be used for further staging and surveillance for metastasis or recurrence kiwita phillips-arnold, hms iv gillian lieberman, md 6 menu of tests used for staging figo recommended testing hysteroscopy- - to inspect endocervical/ endometrial canal cystoscopy cystoscopy . October 28, 2009 — a large randomized study has found that, compared with the conventional papanicolaou (pap) test, liquid-based cytology is not more sensitive or specific in detecting precancerous lesions or cervical cancer.
Other factors significantly associated with utilization of pap smear test includes age (with older women (55 years) more likely to have had a pap smear test, p. Cervical cancer is the most common cancer among the women pap smear screening is the most effective test for detecting the cervical precancerous but this process requires a long time to complete and also may be an erroneous procedure in this paper, an automated cervical cancer detection method is. Data pap-smear (dtu/herlev) databases & related studies this is the new website that hosts the dtu/herlev pap smear databases, as well as selected studies and papers related to these data.
Naval postgraduate school march 2011 author: april d bakken approved by: quinn kennedy thesis co-advisor lyn r whitaker thesis co-advisor julie c weitlauf second reader robert f dell chairman, department of operation research iv this page intentionally left blank v abstract previous research indicates. Comparative study of effectiveness of pap smear versus visual inspection with acetic acid and visual inspection with lugol's iodine for mass screening of premalignant and malignant lesion of cervix consul s, agrawal a, sharma h, bansal a, gutch m, jain n. Are less likely to adhere to pap smear screening guidelines than non-latina whites, with 745% of latinas reporting a pap smear within the past three years compared to 814% of non-latina white women (acs, 2009.
The lived experience of women with abnormal papanicolaou smears receving care in a military health care setting cynthia ann (carlin) kuehner. The detection of pre-cancerous changes using pap smear test of cervical cells is the important step for the early diagnosis of cervical cancer the pap smear test consists of a sample of human cells taken from the uterine cervix which are analysed to detect cancerous or pre-cancerous stage of the. Recommended citation christensen, curtis socio-economic and demographic predictors of mammography and pap smear screening in us women (2014. Comparative study of manual liquid - based cytology with the conventional pap smear for cervical cancer screening esi post graduate institute of medical sciences and research, bangalore 24 histopathological study of prostatic carcinoma and correlation with ki67 immunomarker and psa levels esi post graduate institute of medical sciences and.