Factors associated with initiation and completion of the quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccine series in an ontario cohort of grade 8 girls

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p645
Academic Journal
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 studied. It highlights that vaccination history was the most important predictor of initiation of the HPV vaccine and income was not an influence for initiation.


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