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Designing Technology to Overcome the Lack of Transmission of HPV Facts: Step One-”A Theory of the Problem

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dc.contributor.author Bitar, Hind
dc.contributor.author Ryan, Terry
dc.date.accessioned 2017-12-28T02:01:49Z
dc.date.available 2017-12-28T02:01:49Z
dc.date.issued 2018-01-03
dc.identifier.isbn 978-0-9981331-1-9
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10125/50419
dc.description.abstract The lack of health knowledge among people may cause serious health problems. Cervical cancer, which kills hundreds of thousands of women around the world each year, is almost always caused by Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). Much is known about HPV that women could use to avoid infections, but widespread lack of transmission of HPV facts to women prevents them from taking the steps necessary to avoid infection. This paper theorizes about the problem of lack of transmission of HPV facts. Hence, "HPV Facts Transmission Model, Including Barriers and Resources Factors" has been identified. A "theory of the problem" [1] may assist in developing a "theory of the solution," in which to-be-developed IT artifacts could play an important role.
dc.format.extent 9 pages
dc.language.iso eng
dc.relation.ispartof Proceedings of the 51st Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
dc.rights Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International
dc.rights.uri https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/
dc.subject Knowledge Flows, Transfer, Sharing and Exchange
dc.subject Theory of the problem, Lack of knowledge, HPV facts transmission, Technology utilization
dc.title Designing Technology to Overcome the Lack of Transmission of HPV Facts: Step One-”A Theory of the Problem
dc.type Conference Paper
dc.type.dcmi Text
dc.identifier.doi 10.24251/HICSS.2018.530
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