Challenges in Cancer Control Services Provided by Family Physicians in Primary Care: A Qualitative and Quantitative Study From Karabuk Province in Turkey


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Ozdemir R., Ural S., Karacali M.

JOURNAL OF CANCER PREVENTION, vol.23, no.4, pp.176-182, 2018 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.15430/jcp.2018.23.4.176
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF CANCER PREVENTION
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)
  • Page Numbers: pp.176-182
  • Yozgat Bozok University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Background: Family physicians (FPs) play an important role in cancer control. The aim of this study was to understand the functions of FPs in cancer control and to explore FPs' perceptions of their own roles and the difficulties they face in cancer control in Karabuk province, Turkey.