Patient perceptions of nonmelanoma skin cancer before diagnosis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Basal Cell
  • Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
  • Diagnostic Self Evaluation
  • Head and Neck Neoplasms
  • Skin Neoplasms

abstract

  • Understanding how patients perceive their skin cancers may aid in targeting educational strategies and increase awareness of skin cancer risk. Our data suggest that there are important subtleties in self-identification that may need to be taken into consideration in any educational campaign targeting NMSC.

publication date

  • October 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/dsu.12311

PubMed ID

  • 24090260

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1496

end page

  • 501

volume

  • 39

number

  • 10