Explaining variation in the uptake of HPV vaccination in England
- HPV vaccine mandate to begin in Washington, D.C. Zacharyczuk, Colleen // Infectious Disease News;Apr2009, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p13
The article reports on the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine mandate to sixth grade girls in Washington, D.C.
- Universal HPV vaccine coverage would be cost-effective. // Contemporary Pediatrics;Sep2008, Vol. 25 Issue 9, p36
The article discusses research being done on the cost-effectiveness of universal vaccine coverage against human papillomavirus (HPV) for teenage girls in the U.S. It references a study published in the August 21, 2008 issue of "The New England Journal of Medicine." Researchers used computer...
- HPV vaccine mandate to begin in Washington, D.C. this fall. // Hem/Onc Today;6/10/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p59
The article reports on a mandate in Washington D.C. which requires all sixth-grade girls to show that they have at least started the series of immunizations for the human papillomavirus vaccine.
- Adolescent immunisation: the next big thing? Finn, Adam; Clarke, Ed; Mytton, Julie // Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;Jun2011, Vol. 96 Issue 6, p497
The author presents information on adolescent immunisation in Great Britain. The introduction of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine into the routine immunisation schedule for girls in Great Britain has proven again the probability of total adolescent immunisation, assuming proper prior...
- Poor HPV vaccine uptake in adolescent girls in Hong Kong. // PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;Nov2013, Issue 691, p8
The article reports on the results of a study in Hong Kong, China which unveil very low uptake of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine amongst adolescent girls, and suggest the need for a school-based education and provision.
- Sensitivity reactions to HPV vaccines in schoolgirls are rare. // Nursing Standard;1/28/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 21, p16
The article reports that researchers have found that hypersensitivity to the quadrivalent human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine in school girls is uncommon. Skin testing, outcomes of clinical evaluation, and vaccine challenge were examined for 35 schoolgirls aged 12-18.9 years with suspected...
- HPV Vaccines: Are We Ready to Protect Our Children? Saca-Hazboun, Hanan // ONS Connect;Oct2008, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p27
This article discusses growing controversy and questions from the public regarding the use of a human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine in preteen girls in the U.S. It identifies several hurdles to HPV vaccination: the state mandate, the healthcare team, the parents and the religious community. It...
- Even with vaccine mandates, widespread HPV vaccine use expected to take time. // Hem/Onc Today;6/10/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p59
The article reports on the claim by Amanda Dempsey of the Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit of Michigan and colleagues that it will probably take many years before a large percentage of adolescent girls in the U.S. are vaccinated with the human papillomavirus vaccine, during the 43rd...
- Factors associated with initiation and completion of the quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccine series in an ontario cohort of grade 8 girls. // BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p645
The article offers information on a study conducted by the authors related to factors associated with initiation and completion of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine by grade 8 girls in Ontario. It states that 2,519 girls out of which 56.6 percent received atleast one dose of the vaccine were...