The Native Circle CIRCLE / Breast-Cervical


A Health Test for Every Hopi Woman Every Year: This Test is Called a PAP Test or PAP Smear. ACS/Arizona; (pamphlet), 1996.

A Healthy Body and Spirit Lives on with Early Detection of Cervical Cancer. ACS/Durango, CO; (card rack piece), 1995.

Alaska Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program: Every Encounter is an Opportunity for Recommending Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening in Women. Alaska Medicine 42(2): 46-47, 2000.

American Indian Women's Talking Circle Cervical Cancer Project. Berkeley, CA; CAIRE (video/pamphlet)

Band PR, Gallagher RP et al: Rate of Death from Cervical Cancer Among Native Women in British Columbia. Canada Medical Association Journal 147(12):1802-1804, 1992.

Banner R and DeCambra H: A Breast and Cervical Cancer Project in a Native Hawaiian Community: Wai'anae Cancer Research Project. Prev Med 24 (September 5):447-453. 1995.

Bar-Cohen A: A State and Community Partnership in Developing a Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Program with the Minnesota American Indian Community. Tenth National Conference on Chronic Disease Prevention and Control. Atlanta, GA. Education and Coalition Unit, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1995.

Beaudenon S: A New Type of Human Papillomavirus Associated With Oral Focal Epithelial Hyperplasia. J Invest Dermatol 88(Feb 2):138-145, 1987.

Becker T: Cervical Papillomarvirus Infection and Cervical Dysplasia in Hispanic Native American and Non-Hispanic White Women in New Mexico. Am J Pub Health 81(May 5):582-586, 1991.

Becker T: Risk Factors for Cervical Dysplasia in Southwestern American Indian Women: A Pilot Study. Alaska Med 35(October-Dec 4):255-263, 1993.

Bell RA et al: Cervical Cancer Education for Native American Women in North Carolina: The North Carolina Native American Cervical Cancer Prevention Project. Chapter 3; Native Outreach; NCI Monograph, 1999.

Benard VB, Lee NC et al: Race-Specific Results of Papanicolaou Testing and the Rate of Cervical Neoplasia in the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program 1991-1998 (U.S.) Cancer Causes and Control 12(1):61-68, January 2001.

The Birthday Gift: A Woman's Path to Wellness (1993). Alaska Native Women's Wellness Program, Southcentral Foundaton; Anchorage, AK. A video which discusses the importance at getting a PAP test.

Bivens MD et al: Carcinoma of the Cervix in the Indians of the Southwest: A Preliminary Report. Am J Obst & Gynec 83(9):1203-1207, 1962.

Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program(National Organizations Contacts), 1996.

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening (Barriers and Use Among Specific Populations). AMC Cancer Research Center; U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Supplement 3, January 1995.

Brownstein J and Cheal N: Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening in Minority Populations: A Model for Using Lay Health Educators. J Cancer Educ 7(4):321-326, 1992.

BUILDING PARTNERSHIPS FOR BREAST AND CERVICAL CANCER RISK MANAGEMENT (A Continuing Medical Education Curriculum for Physicians and Other Health Care Providers); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1998.

Burhansstipanov L: Breast Health Screening Among Native Americans. NACI, Colorado, Native American Cancer Research, Pine, CO.

Burhansstipanov L: Breast Cancer Screening Among American Indians and Alaska Natives. Fed Pract (January):2, 1992.

Burhansstipanov L: American Indian Women. Women's Health Across the Lifespan -- A Comprehensive Perspective. P. Karen Moses Allen, RN, Baltimore, MD, Lippincott:411, 1997.

Burhansstipanov L: Culturally Relevant "Navigator" Patient Support -- "The Native Sisters" Cancer Practice 6(3):191.

Calle E and Flanders W: Demographic Predictors of Mammography and PAP Smear Screening in U.S. Women. Am J Public Health 83(1):53-60, 1993.

Campos-Outcalt D: Prevalence of Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in a Southwestern Native American Tribe. Pub Health Rep 110(6):742-748, Nov-Dec, 1995.

Cancer Facts for Women. American Cancer Society (pamphlet - not native specific), 1998.

CERVICAL CANCER. Lake Andes, SD. Native American Women's Health Education Resource Center; (pamphlet), 1999.

Chao A: Decreasing Rates of Cervical Cancer Among American Indians and Hispanics in New Mexico (U.S.). Cancer Causes and Control 7:204-213, 1996.

Colposcopy: Taking a Closer Look at Your Cervix. StayWell-Krames, pamphlet, 1999.

Continuing the Path: Follow-up to a PAP Test. ACS/Minneapolis, MN; (video), 1994.

Coughlin S: Implementing Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention Programs Among the Houma Indians of Southern Louisiana -- Cultural and Ethical Considerations. J Health Care Poor Underserv 9(February 1):30-34, 1998.

Coughlin SS: Breast and Cervical Screening Practice Among American Indian and Alaska Native Women in the United States, 1992-1997. Prev Med 29(4):287-295, October 1999.

Davidson M: The Prevalence of Cervical Infection with Human Papillomaviruses and Cervical Dysplasia in Alaska Native Women. J Infect Dis 169:792-800, 1994.

Dignan M: Cervical Cancer Prevention: An Individualized Approach. Alaska Med 35(4):279, 1993.

Dignan MB et al: Development of a Cervical Cancer Education Program for Native American Women in North Carolina. J Can Edu 9(4):235-242, 1994.

Dignan M: Development of a Cervical Cancer Education Program. J Cancer Ed 9(4):235-242, 1995.

Dignan M: Effectiveness of Health Education to Increase Screening for Cervical Cancer Among Eastern-Band Cherokee Indian Women in North Carolina. JNCI 88(22):1670, 1996.

Dignan MB et al: Health Education to Increase Screening for Cervical Cancer Among Lumbee Indian Women in North Carolina. Health Edu Res 13(4):545-556, 1998.

Frisch LL: Social Influences on PAP Smear Screening Frequency. Alaska Med 42(2):41, 2000.

Frisch LL, Allen GD, Padonu G et al: Social Influences on PAP Smear Screening Frequency. Alaska Medicine 42(2):41-47, April-June 2000.

Gotay CC:Social Support and Cancer Screening in African Americans, Hispanic, and Native American Women (review). Cancer Practice 6(1):31-37, January-February, 1998.

Gilbert T: Abnormal PAP Smears and Colposcopic Follow-up Among American Indian and Alaska Native Women in the Pacific Northwest. JABFP 7(3/May-June):183, 1995.

Giroux J, Welty T et al: Low National Breast and Cervical Cancer-Screening Rates in American Indian and Alaska Native Women with Diabetes. Journal of the American Board of Family Practice 13(4):239-245, July/August 2000.

Gordon P: Mammography and PAP Smear Screening of Yacqui Indian Women. Pub Health Rep 109(1):99-103, 1994.

Having a Pelvic Exam and Pap Test (fact sheet).

Having a Pelvic Exam and Pap Test. National Institutes of Health; National Cancer Institute. (not native specific; low reading level), 1999.

Hislop T: Participation in the British Columbia Cervical Cytology Screening Programme by Native Indian Women. Revue Canadienne De Sante Publique 83(3):344, 1992.

Hislop T: Cervical Cancer Screening in Canadian Native Women: Adequacy of the PAP Smear. Acta Cytologica 38:29-32, 1994.

Hislop T: Cervical Cytology Screening: How Can We Improve Rates Among First Nations Women in Urban British Columbia. Canadian Family Physician 42 (September):1701, 1996.

Hodge F: American Indian Women's Talking Circle: A Cervical Cancer Screening and Prevention Program. Cancer 78(suppl/7/October 1):1623, 1996.

Hodge F: The Circle: An Anthology of American Indian Women's Stories. Berkeley, CA; Center for American Indian Research and Education (CAIRE); 1996.

Hodge F: Cervical Cancer Screening -- Knowledge, Attitudes and Behavior of American Indian Women. Cancer 83(8/supplement):1799-1804, 1998.

Hodge F: Talking Circles: Increasing Cancer Knowledge Among American Indian Women. Cancer Res Therapy and Control 9:103-111, 1999.

Indian Health Focus - WOMEN. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Indian Health Service, 1997.

Joe J: The Health of American Indian and Alaska Native Women. J Am Med Women's Assoc 51(4):141-145, 1996.

Johnson C and Archer J: Accuracy of PAP Smear and Mammogram Self-Reports in a SW Native American Tribe. Am J Prev Med 11(6):360-363, 1995.

Jordan SW: Carcinoma of the Cervix in SW American Indian Women. Cancer 29(5):1234-1241, 1972.

Jordan SW: Ethnic Distribution of Cytologically Diagnosed Herpes Simplex Genital Infections in a Cervical Detection Program. Cancer 47:2523-2532, 1972.

Jordan SW: Selected Characteristics of Cervical Cancer Incidence Cases. Acta Cytol 26(6):823-832, 1982.

Kenney J: Ethnic Differences in Risk Factors Associated with Genital Human Papillomavirus Infections. J Adv Nurs 23(6):1221-1227, 1996.

Kottke T: Time Since Prior Testing and Quality of PAP Test Specimens Collected by Nurses Trained to Serve Native Populations. Cancer 83 (suppl/8):1809, 1998.

Kottke TE and Trapp ME: Implementing Nurse-Based Systems to Provide American Indian Women with Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening. Mayo Clinic Proceedings 73(9):815, September 1998.

Kruger S: Cancer of the Female Genital Tract in Circumpolar Inuit. Acta Oncologica 35(5):581-587, 1996.

Laedtke TW et al: Compliance with Therapy for Cervical Dysplasia Among Women of Low-Socioeconomic Status. Southern Med J 85(1):5-8, 1992.

Landon M: Cervical Cancer Screening: At the Patient's or the Health System's Convenience? Indian Health Service Primary Care Provider 17(10):174-179, 1992.

Lanier AP: PAP Prevalence and Cervical Cancer Prevention Among Alaska Native Women. Health Care for Women International, 20:471-486, 1999.

Lantz PM, Orians CE et al: Implementing Women's Cancer Screening Programs in American Indian and Alaska Native Populations. Health Care for Women International 24(8):674-96, Sept-Oct 2003.

Leman RF, Espey D et al: Invasive Cervical Cancer Among American Indian Women in the Northern Plains, 1994-1998: Incidence, Mortality, and Missed Opportunities. Public Health Reports 120:283-7, May-June 2005.

Mahmoodian S: Cervical and Breast Cancer Screening Rates in Sioux Indian Women. Southern Med J 90(3):316, 1997.

Margolis KL: Increasing Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening in Low-Income Women. Gen Int Med 33(8):515-521, August 1998.

Martinek K: Development and Implementation of a Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Program in Urban and Rural Alaska. Intl J Circumpolar Health 57 (suppl 1):399-405, 1998.

May DS and Lee NC: The National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program: Report on the First Four Years of Mammography Provided to Medically Underserved Women. AJR 170(January):97, 1998.

Messer L: Early Detection of Cervical Cancer Among Native American Women: A Qualitative Supplement to a Quantitative Study. Health Ed and Behavior 26(4):547-562, August 1999.

Michielutte R et al: Development of a Community Cancer Education Program: The Forsyth County, NC Cervical Cancer Prevention Project. Pub Health Rep 104(6):542-551, 1989.

Michielutte R et al: Errors in Reporting Cervical Screening Among Public Health Clinic Patients. J Clin Epidemiol 44(4/5):403-408, 1991.

Miller S, Kunz K et al: Opening Doors for Indian Women's Health: A Unique Coalition Experience Between American Indian Communities and Public Health in Montana. The National Indian Women's Health Resource Center; 23272 Highway 82; Park Hill, OK 74451

Ong C: Evolution of Human Papillomavirus Type 18: An Ancient Phylogenetic Root in Africa and Intratype Diversity Reflect Co-evolution with Human Ethnic groups. J Virol 67:11:6424-6431, 1993.

Ong C: Identification of Genomic Sequences of Three Novel Human Papillomavirus Sequences in Cervical Smears of Amazonian Indians. J Infec Dis 170(5):1086-1088, 1994.

O'Donnell L: Building Partnerships for Breast and Cervical Cancer Risk Management. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1998.

Orians CE, Erb J et al: Public Education Strategies for Delivering Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening in American Indian and Alaska Native Populations. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice 10(1):46-53, Jan-Feb 2004

The PAP Test and Abnormal Test Results. OMAHA-Winnebago Public Health Service Hospital, Winnebago, NE (pamphlet)

The PAP Test: A Health Habit for Life. Aleutian/Pribilof Association, Inc. Indian Health Service, ACS. (Southcentral Foundation, Alaska Native Women's Wellness Project).

Pardini R: Effect of Educational Brochures on Cherokee Women with Abnormal PAP Smears. Pub Health Rep 111(Nov/Dec):546, 1996.

Paskett ED et al: Community-Based Interventions to Improve Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening: Results of the Forsyth County Cancer Screening (FoCaS): Project. Ca Epidmiol Biom and Prevent 8:453-459, 1999.

The Path for Health. ACS, 1998 (pamphlet)

The Path to Recovery is Within All Women. Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center, Minneapolis, MN; (booklet), 1997.

Petersen WO, Trapp MA et al: Evaluation of a Training Program to Prepare Community Health Representatives to Promote Breast and Cervix Cancer Screening Among Native American Women. Journal of Cancer Education 19(4):237-243, 2004

Provost E: Cervical Cancer Screening on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, SW Alaska -- A Population-Based Study. Cancer 78(suppl/7):1598, 1996.

Risendal B: Pap Smear Screening Among Urban Southwestern American Indian Women. Prev Med 29(6/Pt.1):510-518, December 1999.

Runowicz CD: Women and Cancer: A Thorough and Compassionate Resource For Patients and Their Families. American Cancer Society, 1999.

Satter DE, Seals BF et al: American Indians and Alaska Natives in California: Women's Cancer Screening and Results. Journal of Cancer Education 20(S1):58-64, 2005.

Skubi D: PAP Smear Screening and Cervical Pathology in an American Indian Population. J Nurse-Midwifery 33(5):203-207, 1988.

Sox CH: Improved Access to Women's Health Services for Alaska Natives Through Community Health Aide Trainings. J Community Health 24(4):313-323, August, 1999.

Solomon, Teshai G. Arambula: Measures of American Indian Traditionality and Its Relationship to Cervical Cancer Screening. Health Care of Women International, 20:493-504, 1999.

Spreitzer E: Pain Control in a Patient with Adenocarcinoma of the Cervix, Stage IV, in a Northern Isolated Community. Cancer Nursing 14(3):156-158, 1991.

Stillwater B: Pilot Test of a Cervical Cancer Prevention Video Developed for Alaska Native Women. Public Health Reports 110(2):211, 1995.

Stillwater B: Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Plan for Alaska Native Women. Southcentral Foundation and CDC/Anchorage, AK, 1996.

Stillwater BJ: The Alaska Native Women's Wellness Project. Health Care for Women International, 20:487-492, 1999.

Strickland CJ: Health Promotion in Cervical Cancer Prevention Among the Yakama Indian Women of the Wa'Shat Longhouse. Journal of Transcultural Nursing 10(3):190-196, June 1999.

Strickland CJ: Walking the Journal of Womanhood: Yakama Women and PAP Test Screening. Pub Health Nurs 13(2):141-150, April 1996.

TAKING CONTROL OF YOUR LIFE: The PAP Test and Cervical Cancer Video. National Cancer Institute; (video), 1992.

The Pap Test: It Can Save Your Life! National Institutes of Health; National Cancer Institute. (not native specific; low reading level), 1996.

The Pap Test: It Can Save Your Life! (fact sheet).

WHAT WOMEN SHOULD KNOW ABOUT CANCER. ACS; Humboldt-Del Norte Unit. (pamphlet), 1995.

What WOMEN Should Know About Cancer. ACS/California/Humboldt-Del Norte Unit, 1999. (pamphlet)

What You Need to Know About Cancer of the Cervix. National Cancer Institute, pamphlet, 1994.

What You Need to Know About Your PAP Exam. StayWell-Krames, pamphlet, 1999.

WOMEN AND CANCER. American Cancer Society. (booklet), 1995.

WOMEN'S CANCER ISSUES: Protect Your Health. American Cancer Society (booklet), 1999.