Media Information

Collection name:
Images from the History of Medicine (NLM)
Cervical cancer screening the Pap smear.
Publication Information:
Bethesda, Md. : [Medical Arts and Photography Branch, National Institutes of Health], 1980.
Publication Country:
United States
Copyright Statement:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Order No.:
Physical Description:
1 photomechanical print (poster) : col. ; 64 x 78 cm.
Image Description:
Pink and purple poster with the silhouette profile of eight women, partially overlapping each other. The print is in red and a phone number for further information is given.
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Funding Agency:
Sponsored by: the National Cancer Institute, et al.
Call Number:
PP03220 map
Record UI:
Title (Alternative):
Pap smear
Contributor (Organization):
National Institutes of Health (U.S.). Medical Arts and Photography Branch.
Subject (Genre):
Subject (MeSH Term):
Papanicolaou Test
Subject (MeSH Term):
Consensus Development Conferences, NIH as Topic
Subject (MeSH Term):
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms diagnosis
Subject (MeSH Term):
Vaginal Smears
Note (General):
Picture caption: Does screening with the Pap smear affect the mortality from cervical cancer? Should the Pap smear be used as a routine screening procedure?
Note (General):
"NIH Consensus Development Conference, July 23-25, 1980, 9 a.m., Masur Auditorium, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland."

Cervical cancer screening the Pap smear.