Motivating factors for attendance of skin cancer screenings

Tyler R. Call, Kenneth M. Boucher, Brad L. Whiting, Marybeth Hart, Karen Newman, Anita Kinney, Glen M. Bowen, John J. Zone, Donna Branson, Sancy A. Leachman

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Abstract

Skin cancer screenings have the potential to reduce melanoma morbidity and mortality, especially if participants are from high-risk subgroups. Little is known about targeting these subgroups. This study investigates the attendance motivations of screening participants, including men 50 years of age and older, who are at heightened risk.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)642-644
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Volume51
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1 2004
Externally publishedYes

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  • Dermatology

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Call, T. R., Boucher, K. M., Whiting, B. L., Hart, M., Newman, K., Kinney, A., Bowen, G. M., Zone, J. J., Branson, D., & Leachman, S. A. (2004). Motivating factors for attendance of skin cancer screenings. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 51(4), 642-644. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2004.05.015