By A. J. Phillips
The 1st version of this Monograph on melanoma Detection was once released by way of the Inter nationwide Union opposed to melanoma (U.I.CC) in 1966. when you consider that that point the Committee respon sible for that Monograph has received significant event throughout the association of a cervical screening programme in Santiago, Chile and a symposium at the assessment of mass screening programmes in Sheffield, England. the data received from those actions, including the sensible recommendation from members and the creation of latest strategies of melanoma detection have triggered the Committee to revise thoroughly the 1966 booklet. it's the wish of the foreign Union opposed to melanoma that this revision will end up valuable to all international locations serious about or considering melanoma detection programmes. because the Chairman of the melanoma keep an eye on fee during which the Committee on melanoma Prevention and Detection capabilities, I get pleasure from acknowledging their dedi cation and energy within the education of this record. The Committee individuals are: * Dr. A. J. PHILLIPS (Chairman) - Canada Dr. D. A. BoYES - Canada Dr. M. GAITAN-YANGUAS - Colombia * Dr. R. GERARD-MARCHANT - France * Dr. J. KNOWELDEN - England Dr. B. MACMAHON - U.S.A. Dr. M. MONTERO - Chile Dr. T. MORK - Norway Dr. B. TERRACINI - Italy * editorial committee within the coaching of the record the Committee used to be assisted by means of Dr. ] OHN WAKEFIELD, a member of the UI.CC Committee on Public schooling. E. C EASSON M.D.
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A most notable effort to teach selfexamination has been made by the American Cancer Society. Their excellent teaching material has generously been made available to interested organizations all over the world. However, many women are unable to learn the technique properly from written material and doctors should take every opportunity to teach self-examination and to check that instructions have been correctly understood. The early detection of cancer of the female genital organs Morbidity and mortality There is considerable variation in the relative frequency of cancers of the female genital organs.