Which of the following statements by a 25-year-old woman indicates that she understands breast self-examination (BSE)?


•The best time to do a breast self-examination is after a woman's period, when the breasts are not swollen or tender.

•BSE should be done after menstruation. If the patient has irregular patterns of menstruation, it should be done on the same day of each month.

•Wearing gloves is not necessary when performing a BSE.

•The finger pads or the top third of each finger should be used to do a BSE.

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