Search for dissertations about: "Magdalena Lagerlund"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Magdalena Lagerlund.

  1. 1. Factors affecting attendance at population-based mammography screening

    Author : Magdalena Lagerlund; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
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    Abstract : The aim of the studies described in this thesis was to explore factors affecting attendance at outreach mammography screening, and to assess possible associations between socioeconomic factors and breast cancer survival. The relation of non-attendance at mammography screening to sociodemographic factors, indicators of general health behavior, self-rated health, experience of cancer in others, and own cancer or breast problems was studied in a case-control study with 434 non-attenders and 515 attenders identified in a population-based mammography register in the county of Uppsala (Paper I). READ MORE