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|Title:||National Awareness and Early Diagnosis Initiative: Cancer Awareness Measure, NHS Tees, 2010|
|Series:||National Awareness and Early Diagnosis Initiative: Cancer Awareness Measures [National Awareness and Early Diagnosis Initiative: Cancer Awareness Measures]|
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Abstract copyright UK Data Service and data collection copyright owner.Independent market research company Public Knowledge were commissioned by NHS Tees 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 Tees, specifically: NHS Hartlepool, NHS Redcar and Cleveland, NHS Stockton on Tees and NHS Middlesbrough.
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:||November 2010 - December 2010|
Tyne and Wear
Redcar and Cleveland
Stockton on Tees (District)
No spatial unit
|Kind of data:||
Individual (micro) level
Adults living in the most deprived wards served by NHS Tees, 2010.
Cross-sectional (one-time) study
|Number of units:||585 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|
|HARTLEPOOL (DISTRICT)||HEALTH CONSULTATIONS||HEALTH|
|HOUSING TENURE||KNOWLEDGE (AWARENESS)||LANGUAGES USED AT HOME|
|MARITAL STATUS||MEDICAL EXAMINATIONS||MIDDLESBOROUGH (DISTRICT)|
|PUBLIC HEALTH RISKS||REDCAR AND CLEVELAND (UNITARY AUTHORITY)||RESIDENTIAL MOBILITY|
|STOCKTON ON TEES (DISTRICT)||SYMPTOMS|
|Date of release:|
|First edition:||22 June 2011|
|Copyright:||Copyright NHS Tees|
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|Study information and citation||UKDA_Study_6784_Information.htm||6|
By principal investigator(s):
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.