Coital risk factors for cervical cancer. Sexual activity among white middle class women.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

This study reports the sexual history of a group of young women participating in an epidemiologic project. The methods used to recruit and interview the participants minimized self-selection bias. Results of over 11,000 interviews with 1,892 participants showed that 72.3% should be considered at high risk for developing cervical cancer and its precursors and should be screened regularly for this disease.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Noller, KL; O'Brien, PC; Melton, LJ; Offord, JR; Richart, RM; Robboy, SJ; Kaufman, RH

Published Date

  • June 1, 1987

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 10 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 222 - 226

PubMed ID

  • 3591742

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0277-3732

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00000421-198706000-00010


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States