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L’adesione allo screening del tumore colorettale nell’Ausl di Cesena: metodologie di intervento
Journal Title: PSICOLOGIA DELLA SALUTE 
Author/s:  Laura Briganti, Mauro Palazzi, Mirna Severi 
Year:  2009 Issue: Language: Italian 
Pages:  11 Pg. 179-189 FullText PDF:  76 KB
DOI:  10.3280/PDS2009-002012
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Compliance to the screening of the colorectal cancer: methodologies for intervention - In March 2005 the Emilia Romagna region started a screening for the colorectal cancer prevention. Over a period of 2 years, all the target population of the region, between 50 and 69 years old, was asked to undergo a screening of their faeces. Within the Cesena Ausl, 36% of the target population replied to the call, against a regional average percentage estimated at 46%. As a result, a co-operation with the 4 local agencies dealing with cancers was started in Cesena Ausl. This was done in order to increase the compliance of the target population and it involved: ACISTOM, ARRT, IOR, LILT and Assiprov. This work was carried out through an analysis of the phenomenon, the organization of conferences, focus groups and other communicative activities for the population. After 2 years of work, the compliance in September 2008 was estimated to have increased up to 48% and is believed to be improving furthermore throughout the implementation of future work.

Key words: screening, prevention, colorectal cancer, style of life, well-being promotion, action Research

Parole chiave: screening, prevenzione, tumore colorettale, stili di vita, promozione del benessere, ricerca intervento

Laura Briganti, Mauro Palazzi, Mirna Severi, in "PSICOLOGIA DELLA SALUTE" 2/2009, pp. 179-189, DOI:10.3280/PDS2009-002012

   

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