Soap opera could increase take-up of screening service
Rebecca Shoosmith Head of support services, Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust
Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust worked with the Coronation Street scriptwriters to produce a realistic storyline
If you are a Coronation Street fan, you will be aware of its dramatic cervical cancer storyline. It’s a story that’s sparking conversation so even if you aren’t watching it, you may be aware of Sinead Tinker’s diagnosis and the tragic outcome that played out on TV screens.
Cancer Nursing Practice. 18, 6, 14-14. doi: 10.7748/cnp.18.6.14.s12