is an examination method which is used by women to detect breast cancer as much early as possible and in which they examine breast and the surrounding site for unusual mass and shape changes at regular intervals and in a systematic way using the same method (7).
The evolution of breast self-examination
to breast awareness.
When asked about Breast self-examination
, 48 (60%) participants had not heard about BSE, 18 (22.
performance among Korean nurses.
Knowledge, attitudes and practices of breast self-examination
among women in Qassim region of Saudi Arabia.
Breast cancer mortality in relation to clinical breast examination and breast self-examination
2002) When statistics provide unsatisfying answers: revisiting the breast self-examination
Many women aged 50 and older have been raised to believe that breast self-examination
(BSE) saves lives.
Knowledge, attitude and performance female health workers in Maku city about Breast self-examination
As I mentioned, breast self-examination
should be performed once a month.
Daughters are more close to the mothers and they can be used as influencer on older generation and motivate their mothers for a regular breast self-examination
and medical check-up.
For many women, it also includes encouraging breast self-examination