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Table 4 Principal reasons stated for non-attendance to mammography screening program.

From: Determinants of non attendance to mammography program in a region with high voluntary health insurance coverage

Cause of non-attendance N = 101
No need for screening  
   A private gynaecologist makes me periodic gynaecological check-ups 24
   I already have had a mammography in a private clinic 30
   I already have had mammogram in a public health centre 3
   I do not need a mammography, I feel well 5
Physical and psychologist barriers  
   I did not receive the invitation letter 27
   The mammography did not fit well in my agenda 9
   I was on travel 3
   I forgot the appointment 3
   I was afraid 2
   I felt lazy 2
Number of responses 104