Assessment of techniques for cervical cancer screening. - nonsystematic review

Noorani HZ, Arratoon C, Hall A
Record ID 31996008340
English, French
Authors' objectives:

1. To examine the effectiveness of the Pap test. 2. To consider different strategies for improving theeffectiveness of the Pap test. 3. To compare the cost-effectiveness of automated rescreening strategies. 4. To consider emerging technologies.

Project Status: Completed
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Year Published: 1997
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: Canada
MeSH Terms
  • Automation
  • Cytodiagnosis
  • Cytological Techniques
  • Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
  • Vaginal Smears
  • Histocytological Preparation Techniques
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