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Implementation of Liver Cancer Education Among Health Care Providers and Community Coalitions in the Cherokee Nation

Description
Describes an intervention in 2017-2018 to plan and implement activities to increase knowledge and awareness of liver cancer prevention among Cherokee Nation health care providers. Includes recommendations to improve viral hepatitis surveillance, increase support for strategies to eliminate hepatitis B virus, and enhance services including risk factor screening and serologic testing.
Author(s)
Behnoosh Momin, Jorge Mera, Whitney Essex, et al.
Citation
Preventing Chronic Disease, 16
Date
08/2019
Type
Document
Tagged as
American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Cancer · Chronic disease management · Community and faith-based initiatives · Health screening · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Oklahoma