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|Title:||National Awareness and Early Diagnosis Initiative: Cancer Awareness Measure, NHS North of Tyne, 2010|
|Series:||National Awareness and Early Diagnosis Initiative: Cancer Awareness Measures [National Awareness and Early Diagnosis Initiative: Cancer Awareness Measures]|
NHS North of Tyne
NHS North of Tyne
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Abstract copyright UK Data Service and data collection copyright owner.Independent market research company Public Knowledge were commissioned by NHS North of Tyne to conduct research to assess cancer awareness using the validated Cancer Awareness Measure (CAM). Data were collected using a combined face-to-face street and door-knocking methodology from the most deprived wards served by NHS North of Tyne, specifically: NHS Newcastle, NHS North Tyneside and NHS Northumberland.
Further information about the CAM may be found on the Cancer Research UK Cancer Awareness Measures (CAMs) web page.
The CAM questionnaire addressed the following topics:
|Dates of fieldwork:||October 2010 - November 2010|
Newcastle upon Tyne
No spatial unit
|Kind of data:||
Individual (micro) level
Adults living in the most deprived wards served by NHS North of Tyne, 2010.
Cross-sectional (one-time) study
|Number of units:||1,445 cases|
|Method of data collection:||
See the survey reports for further details of methodology.
|Weighting:||No weighting used.|
|AGE||BOWEL SCREENING||BREAST SCREENING|
|CERVICAL SMEARS||ECONOMIC ACTIVITY||EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND|
|ETHNIC GROUPS||GENDER||GENERAL PRACTITIONERS|
|HEALTH CONSULTATIONS||HEALTH||HOUSING TENURE|
|KNOWLEDGE (AWARENESS)||LANGUAGES USED AT HOME||MARITAL STATUS|
|MEDICAL EXAMINATIONS||NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE||NORTH TYNESIDE (DISTRICT)|
|NORTHUMBERLAND||PUBLIC HEALTH RISKS||RESIDENTIAL MOBILITY|
|Date of release:|
|First edition:||22 June 2011|
|Copyright:||Copyright NHS North of Tyne|
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|Study information and citation||UKDA_Study_6783_Information.htm||6|
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Resulting from secondary analysis:
Robb, K.A., et al. (2009) 'Public awareness of cancer in Britain: a population-based survey of adults' [Electronic version], British Journal of Cancer, 101(Suppl. 2): pp.S18-S23.
Stubbings, S., et al. (2009) 'Development of a measurement tool to assess public awareness of cancer' [Electronic version], British Journal of Cancer, 101(Suppl. 2), pp.S13-S17.
Waller, J., et al. (2009) 'Awareness of cancer symptoms and anticipated help-seeking among ethnic minority groups in England' [Electronic version], British Journal of Cancer, 101 (Suppl. 2), pp.S24-S30.