The HPV vaccine: An analysis of the FUTURE II study

Howard, Michelle; Lytwyn, Alice
December 2007
Canadian Family Physician;Dec2007, Vol. 53 Issue 12, p2157
Academic Journal
The article analyzes the efficacy of Gardasil, a vaccine, in treating human papillomavirus (HPV) diseases. It is a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial which evaluate the effectiveness of the vaccine for HPV types 6, 11, 16, and 18. The research cites that Gardasil vaccine is effective in preventing the HPV types in girls and women ages 9-26 years old. It also discovers the potential use of Gardasil vaccine for cervical cancer treatment.


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