with regard To the use of the test, this is recommended only in some particular contexts, but not yet as a screening test
But in 2006 and 2007, the tests and the HPV vaccine have been the subject of heavy media campaign, is not always correct and not yet dormant. Always più test HPV is presented as an alternative to the ‘old’ pap test and the HPV vaccine as a drug ‘life-saving’.
più often both the users and the operators of the screening are confronted with questions about HPV, not all of them easy to answer. Apart from A few exceptions, it is easy to find on the network information to the qualityà and in the Italian language on the papillomavirus.
The HPV also leads to communication challenges not indifferent, related to two issues, as difficult as sexually transmitted diseases, and cancers. Recent studies suggest, however, used, test, HPV tends to induce a precise load of anxiety, in addition to the one linked to the diagnosis of abnormal pap smear.
How is born the Project 100 questions’
The National Observatory Screening has among its purposes to promote the qualityà of the communication. In 2003, he promoted the creation of the Working Group Interscreening on communication (GDLIS), which collects the operators of the GISCi, GISMa, and GISCoR
Among the objectives of the GDLIS c’è to develop an information qualityà on screening for cancer. The first two projects concerning HPV and screening for carcinoma of the colon rectum.
who is the; format of the working group of the 100 questions HPV’
it is composed of 11 operators with different professional profiles: nurses, midwives, biologists, gynecologists, pathologists, oncologists, epidemiologists, most of the members of GISCi.
operators are involved in the cytology screening with various modeà : from direct contact with the users in the Front Office by phone and in the outpatient clinics of 1° 2° level to the management of the screening programmes and to the participation in studies on the HPV.
The work is coordinated by Carla Cogo (co-ordinator of the project, 100 questions), and Anna Iossa (coordinator of the project, 100 questions HPV).
the members of The group are: Debora Canuti, Screening, AUSL Rimini; Tiziana Capriotti, Screening, AUSL Rimini, Francesca Carozzi, CSPO, Florence; Carla Cogo, the Oncological Institute of Veneto, Padova, italy; Teresa From the Shore, ULSS 16 Padova, italy; Annarosa Del Mistro, Oncology Institute of Veneto, Padova, italy; Paolo Giorgi Rossi, ASP Lazio, Anna Iossa, CSPO, Florence; Mary Mancini, CSPO, Florence; Joy Montanari, CPO Piemonte, Jeanne Tasinato, ULSS 16, Padua.
What type of women participated in the groups in focus’
a total of 62 women participated in the eight groups focus. The età the average was 46 years (25 the più young and 73 the più elderly). The 41% was less than 45 years.
The 3% had completed primary school, 21% the lower middle, 56% of the high school. 20% were graduates.
The 71% had an employment, 25% were housewives, 2% retired and another 2% female students.
Are really 100 the 100 questions?
No, but continue to grow and may become many of the più.
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the Page was published on June 21, 2007