Working Towards Universal Implementation of Human Papillomavirus Vaccination to Prevent Cervical Cancer

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Annekathryn Goodman Naima Joseph


Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination should be included in national immunization programs, as part of a comprehensive approach to cervical cancer prevention and control. The practical aspects of vaccine uptake are now the most important issue in HPV vaccine research from a public-health perspective.  Increasing uptake, specifically in regions where disease burden is highest, will require thoughtful consideration of cost-effectiveness, innovative financing mechanisms, novel approaches to vaccine vehicle delivery and public acceptance.  We review ongoing critical barriers and challenges to implementation of HPV vaccination.

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GOODMAN, Annekathryn; JOSEPH, Naima. Working Towards Universal Implementation of Human Papillomavirus Vaccination to Prevent Cervical Cancer. Medical Research Archives, [S.l.], v. 2, n. 2, sep. 2015. ISSN 2375-1924. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 02 mar. 2024.
Human Papillomavirus vaccination, HPV, barriers to HPV vaccination
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