Latina Breast Cancer Patients and Their Informal Support System
Final rept. 1 Sep 1999-31 Aug 2002
CALIFORNIA UNIV LOS ANGELES
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Purpose, To understand the influence of Latino culture in breast cancer treatment, by developing a conceptual model of the informal support system utilized by 60 triads consisting of Latina cancer patients, their spousessignificant others and familyfriends. Participants are drawn from the Breast Cancer Treatment fund, which provides payment for services for uninsured women.
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