12 doctors weighed in:
How can you motivate a man > or = 50 years old to participate in a screening program?
12 doctors weighed in

6 doctors agree
In brief: Truth
tell the facts, risk factors, and benefits of finding things early!

In brief: Truth
tell the facts, risk factors, and benefits of finding things early!
Dr. Creighton Wright
Dr. Creighton Wright
Thank
Dr. George Valdez
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Depends
I usually ask them when their next oil change is due.
They usually know, then i remind then you don't wait until a car breaks down to change the oil, and even if you did, you can buy another car but you get one body, one time, so go ahead with the full 50, 000 mile check up, get ready for the next 50, 000 miles!

In brief: Depends
I usually ask them when their next oil change is due.
They usually know, then i remind then you don't wait until a car breaks down to change the oil, and even if you did, you can buy another car but you get one body, one time, so go ahead with the full 50, 000 mile check up, get ready for the next 50, 000 miles!
Dr. George Valdez
Dr. George Valdez
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Jack Hinkle
Board Certified, Family Medicine
384K people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors