Variable Details:

Source:

Reifenstein, Karen (2007), "Care-Seeking Behaviors of African American Women with Breast Cancer Symptoms", Research in Nursing and health, 30, 542-557.
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Variable



Definition:

  • The emotional response of alarm and/or apprehension directed toward the person’s perceived abnormal symptom.


Item(s):

  • How fearful were you that your breast change was abnormal?


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