Cook, Kristin
January 2008
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Winter2008, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p209
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the ethical and legal issues involving the mandatory vaccination of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination of girls in Texas. The order, which was issued by the Governor Rick Perry on February 2, 2007, received the newly approved Gardasil, a vaccine which is effective in preventing cancer caused by the strands of HPV.


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