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 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.15430/jcp.2018.23.4.176
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CANCER PREVENTION
  • Page Numbers: pp.176-182

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.