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cost-effective approach to cervical cancer detection

Stuart O Schweitzer

cost-effective approach to cervical cancer detection

by Stuart O Schweitzer

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Office of Health Research, Statistics, and Technology, National Center for Health Services Research, NCHSR Publications and Information Branch [distributor], Available from National Technical Information Service in Hyattsville, Md, Springfield, VA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cervix uteri -- Cancer

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Stuart O. Schweitzer, Bryan R. Luce
    SeriesNCHSR research report series, DHEW publication ; no. (PHS) 79-3237
    ContributionsLuce, Bryan R, National Center for Health Services Research, University of Southern California. Human Resources Research Center
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 20 p. :
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14908316M

    Cervical Cancer Causes, Risk Factors, and Prevention | In women with HIV, a cervical pre-cancer might develop into an invasive cancer faster than it normally would. Another group of women at risk for cervical cancer are those taking drugs to . Global action against cancer - now! 1 January ; Planning and implementing cervical cancer prevention and control programs Manual for managers 31 December ; Strategies to improve and strengthen cancer control programmes in Europe 1 January ; A community health approach to palliative care for HIV/AIDS and cancer patients in Sub.

      Purpose Almost nine of 10 deaths resulting from cervical cancer occur in low-income countries. Visual inspection under acetic acid (VIA) is an evidence-based, cost-effective approach to cervical cancer screening (CCS), but challenges to effective implementation include health provider training costs, provider turnover, and skills retention. We hypothesized Cited by: 6. A new test can help to improve the clinical management of women who screen positive for HPV infection during routine cervical cancer screening, an NCI-led study has shown. low-tech outreach approaches can help increase the number of people who get screened for colorectal cancer with a colonoscopy or home stool test and complete the.

    The incidence of cervical cancer in Singapore has steadily declined over the last four decades. From cervical cancer was the 10th most common cancer occurring among women. It was the 4th most common female cancer in the s. The age-standardised incidence rate of newly diagnosed cervical cancer in females has been declining since Early stage disease is frequently asymptomatic. Pre-invasive lesions are often detected only after a cervical cancer screening test (Pap smear or liquid-based cytology). Siebers AG, Klinkhamer PJ, Grefte JM, et al. Comparison of liquid-based cytology with conventional cytology for detection of cervical cancer precursors: a randomized controlled trial.


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Cost-effective approach to cervical cancer detection by Stuart O Schweitzer Download PDF EPUB FB2

Cost-effective approach to cervical cancer detection. Hyattsville, Md.: U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Office of Health Research, Statistics, and Technology, National Center for Health Services Research: NCHSR Publications and Information Branch [distributor] ; Springfield, VA: Available from National.

In Sub-Saharan Africa, the incidence of cervical cancer is equivalent to breast cancer, each constituting approximately one-quarter of the total burden (Fig.

1, Fig. The incidence and mortality rates for cervical cancer in Sub-Saharan Africa are and per respectively—the highest of any world by: 8.

Cervical cancer is a leading cause of death from cancer among women in low-resource settings, affecting women at a time of life when they are critical to social and economic stability. 1 Cervical Cited by: Conclusions Cervical-cancer screening strategies incorporating visual inspection of the cervix with acetic acid or DNA testing for HPV in one or two clinical visits are cost-effective alternatives to conventional three-visit cytology-based screening programs in resource-poor settings.

For cervical cancer, vaccination against human papillomavirus (two doses) of 9–year-old girls combined with prevention of cervical cancer by screening women aged 30–49 through visual inspection with acetic acid linked with timely treatment of pre-cancerous lesions (CVC_C1e) at 50% coverage is the most cost-effective intervention in Southeast Asia, with an incremental cost-effectiveness of I$ 87 per Cited by: 2.

Cervical cancer is the fourth most common cancer in women, resulting in an estimatedincident cases anddeaths worldwide in [1]. While organized and opportunistic screening programs have reduced cervical cancer incidence in high-income countries through early detection and treatment of.

Goldie et al. found that screening women just once in a lifetime at the age of 35 years with VIA or DNA testing was cost-effective and reduced lifetime risk of cervical cancer by 26% to 36% compared with women who received no screening at all.

14 Adding a second screening at age 40 years reduced relative cancer risk by an additional 40%, meaning that a total of 66% to 76% of Cited by:   Considering VIA, HPV DNA, Pap 1 and Pap 2 as four cervical cancer screening approaches for HIV-positive women on ARV treatment, VIA was most cost effective at US$ per true case of CIN2+ detected.

However, due to its lower sensitivity and specificity, using VIA resulted in a high number of missed diagnoses (i.e. false negative results).Cited by: GYNECOLOGIC ONCOL SS () Cervicography New Approach to Cervical Cancer Detection ADOLF STAFL, M.D., PH.D.

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Presented at the Conference on Early Cervical Neoplasia, MarchEach year, 16, women develop cervical cancer Cited by: 8.

Cervical cancer is the second most common women cancer worldwide, accounting for 13% of female cancers. It ranks as the second most frequent cancer among women after breast cancer in Sudan as well.

An Afrocentric Approach to Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection and Screening: An Educational Program for Undergraduate and Advanced Practice Nursing Students [Johnson, Phyllis, Cotanch, Patricia, Williams, Jackie, Baldwin, Dee] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

An Afrocentric Approach to Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Author: Phyllis Johnson, Patricia Cotanch, Jackie Williams. Introductory Chapter: Cervical Cancer - Screening, Treatment and Prevention.

By Rajamanickam Rajkumar. Submitted: December 22nd Reviewed: March 30th Published: May 16th DOI: /intechopenAuthor: Rajamanickam Rajkumar. The American Cancer Society recommends that women follow these guidelines to help find cervical cancer early.

Following these guidelines can also find pre-cancers, which can be treated to keep cervical cancer from starting. All women should begin cervical cancer testing (screening) at age Women aged 21 to 29, should have a Pap test every 3.

Health workers can use a cell phone or similar camera device for cervical screening and treatment during a single visit. In addition, this approach can be performed with minimal training, making it ideal for countries with limited health care resources, where cervical cancer is a leading cause of illness and death among women.

When cervical cancer screening is conducted annually with either cytology alone or cytology in combination with HPV testing, the cost-effectiveness has been shown to exceed $, per quality-adjusted life year (QALY) gained. 44,45 Biennial screening has been associated with incremental cost-effectiveness ratios of $, to $, per QALY gained, 44,46,47 in part Cited by: 4.

Get an overview of cervical cancer and the latest key statistics in the US. Cervical Cancer Causes, Risk Factors, and Prevention. Learn about the risk factors for cervical cancer and what you might be able to do to help lower your risk.

Early Detection, Diagnosis, and Staging. Know the signs and symptoms of cervical cancer. Find out how. The sensitivity of VIA to detect CIN 2 and 3 lesions and invasive cervical cancer varied from 31–95%, and the specificity varied from 49–97% in the different cross-sectional studies.

8 The PPV ranged from 5–20% and the NPV ranged from 92–99%. Results from a recent meta-analysis of 77 cross-sectional studies assessing the accuracy of VIA since until are Cited by: In one of the first mod- eling evaluations of cervical cancer screening pro- grams in developing regions, Sherlaw-Johnson, Gal- livan, and Jenkins [43] report that the most effi- cient use of resources would be to focus screening efforts using cytology and HPV testing on women aged between 30 and 59 years at least once per lifetime to reduce Cited by: However, VIA may prove to be a cost-effective approach to decrease cervical cancer incidence and mortality in countries with lack of resources that cannot afford a comprehensive cytological screening program Cited by:   Current U.S.

cervical cancer screening methods are ineffective as a result of high costs and inconsistent management approaches, ultimately leading to poor compliance with recommended guidelines Author: Robert Glatter, MD.

After a cancer diagnosis, staging provides important information about the extent of cancer in the body, the best treatment plan for the cancer, and the anticipated response to treatment. Signs and Symptoms of Cervical Cancer. Tests for Cervical Cancer. Cervical Cancer Stages.

Survival Rates for Cervical Cancer.The economic burden of cancer is substantial in all countries and reflects health care spending as well as lost productivity due to morbidity and premature death from cancer. As cancer treatment costs increase, prevention and early detection efforts.

This practical, clinically safe and cost-effective approach to cervical cancer prevention in low-resource settings helps save women's lives worldwide by reducing overall cost of detection and.