Cancer screening in hard-to-reach populations

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Prof. Paul D. Terry

Prof. Martin Wong

Manuscript Topics
Globally, cancer is a major cause of mortality and constitutes a substantial healthcare burden. For some cancers, screening could reduce the incidence and mortality of malignant lesions via early diagnosis and treatment. However, population-based screening programmed is not always successful, partly due to the low acceptability and uptake rates of these programmers among the relatively hard-to-reach populations.

In this special issue of the journal, original studies and review articles are invited for publication. We welcome clinical or community-based interventional trials, observational studies, and epidemiological analysis which address strategies to enhance screening uptake among the hard-to-reach individuals. We are also interested in review articles that characterize these populations, which inspire how these hard-to-reach subjects could achieve screening uptake.

Paper submission
All manuscripts will be peer-reviewed before their acceptance for publication.
The deadline for manuscript submission is December 31th, 2021.

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Paul D. Terry
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Karent Zorogastua, Pathu Sriphanlop, Alyssa Reich, Sarah Aly, Aminata Cisse, Lina Jandorf
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Eleni L. Tolma, Kimberly Engelman, Julie A. Stoner, Cara Thomas, Stephanie Joseph, Ji Li, Cecily Blackwater, J. Neil Henderson, L. D. Carson, Norma Neely, Tewanna Edwards
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Yan Lin, Xi Gong, Richard Mousseau
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