Cancer screening is one approach that improves outcomes through early detection of cancer, however
universal screening in Nevis is not practised. Cancer screening, prevalence and cancer mortality in Nevis
Objective: Cancer screening is one approach that can reduce morbidity and mortality through early detection of pre-cancers; however anxiety, fear, and lack of information are important barriers to universal cancer screening in the Caribbean. Nevis is a small island located in the Eastern Caribbean. We report available data on screening prevalence and cancer mortality for four common cancers: cervical, breast, colon and prostate.