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Benefit of watching a live visual inspection of the cervix with acetic acid and lugol iodine on women's anxiety: randomized controlled trial of an educational intervention conducted in a low-resource setting

Published inJMIR cancer, vol. 5, no. 1, e9798
Publication date2019
Abstract

Women undergoing pelvic examination for cervical cancer screening can experience periprocedural anxiety. The aim of this study was to assess the anxiety level experienced by women undergoing a visual inspection with acetic acid and Lugol iodine (VIA and VILI) examination, with or without watching the procedure on a digital screen.

Keywords
  • Lugol's iodine
  • Acetic acid
  • Anxiety
  • Cervical cancer
  • Papillomavirus infections
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CAMAIL, Roxane et al. Benefit of watching a live visual inspection of the cervix with acetic acid and lugol iodine on women’s anxiety: randomized controlled trial of an educational intervention conducted in a low-resource setting. In: JMIR cancer, 2019, vol. 5, n° 1, p. e9798. doi: 10.2196/cancer.9798
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