Latinas Tend to Prefer Fixed-site Over Mobile Mammography—but Many Come Around with Education, Experience

Mobile screening mammography providers planning to serve medically underserved Latino communities may do well to first communicate with each community on perceptions of such services and, where needed, to offer education prior to rolling in.

The most common causes of mobile-averse attitudes are concerns over privacy, comfort and quality.

(Quotes Dr. John R. Scheel’s findings published online Oct. 19 in the Journal of the American College of Radiology)  


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