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Validation of a susceptibility, benefits, and barrier scale for mammography screening among Peruvian women: a cross-sectional study
(Springer Nature, 2011-12-07)
Perceived beliefs about breast cancer and breast cancer screening are important predictors for mammography utilization. This study adapted and validated the Champion's scale in Peru. This scale measures perceived susceptibility ...
Microarray analysis of genes associated with cell surface NIS protein levels in breast cancer
(Springer Nature, 2011-10-11)
Na+/I- symporter (NIS)-mediated iodide uptake allows radioiodine therapy for thyroid cancer. NIS is also expressed in breast tumors, raising potential for radionuclide therapy of breast cancer. However, NIS expression in ...
Validity of self-reported leisure-time sedentary behavior in adolescents
(Springer Nature, 2011-02-11)
To evaluate the concordance between leisure-time sedentary behavior in adolescents assessed by an activity-based questionnaire and accelerometry. A convenience sample of 128 girls and 73 boys, 11-15 years of age (12.6 ...