Interventions to promote early presentation of breast cancer for South Asian and black women should promote knowledge of symptoms and skills to detect changes, and tackle emotional barriers to symptomatic presentation and for white women tackle the idea that going to the doctor to discuss a breast symptom will waste the doctor's time.
British journal of cancer
Promoting Early Presentation Group, Department of Psychological Medicine, Kings College London, South Wing, St Thomas' Hospital, London SE1 7EH, UK. lindsay.forbes [at] kcl.ac.uk
Br J Cancer. 2011 Nov;105(10):1474-9
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