Health beliefs and cancer prevention practices of Filipino American women

Doctoral thesis OPEN
Ko, Celine M.;
(2006)
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Subject: Health risk assessment Filipino American women | Health and hygiene Filipino American women | Mortality Filipino American women | Cultural assimilation Health aspects Filipino Americans | United States. Diagnosis Cancer in women | United States. Prevention Cancer

Cancer is the number one cause of death among Asian Americans, and Filipino Americans are the second largest Asian American group in number. Filipino American women have relatively low rates of breast and colorectal cancer screening compared to their White counterparts;... View more
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