Journal :   Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology

Volume No. :   11

Issue No. :  10

Year :  2018

Pages :   4219-4221

ISSN Print :  0974-3618

ISSN Online :  0974-360X


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A Study to assess the knowledge of Breast Cancer and awareness of Mammography among women (30-50) in Saveetha Medical College and Hospital



Address:   Mrs. Muthulakshmi1, Ramya. R2
1Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Saveetha College of Nursing, Chennai-602105
2BSc Nursing Student, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Saveetha College of Nursing,
Chennai-602105
*Corresponding Author
DOI No: 10.5958/0974-360X.2018.00773.4

ABSTRACT:
Breast cancer is one of the common causes among women in the world and is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality among women and the aim of the study to assess the knowledge of Breast Cancer and Awareness of Mammography among 3o women in saveetha medical college and hospital. 30 Samples were recruited by on probability convenient sampling technique ; descriptive method was used with a Semi Structured questions and the result of the study was women (56.6%) had inadequate knowledge regarding the Breast Cancer and women (66.6%) had inadequate knowledge regarding the Awareness of Mammography; The study level suggest, It is important to create an awareness among women about the breast cancer and mammography; by creating an awareness among women helps in improving their health so they can prevent from breast cancers.
KEYWORDS:
knowledge, Breast cancer, awareness, mammography.
Cite:
Muthulakshmi, Ramya. R. A Study to assess the knowledge of Breast Cancer and awareness of Mammography among women (30-50) in Saveetha Medical College and Hospital. Research J. Pharm. and Tech 2018; 11(10): 4219-4221.
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