A School-Based Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Program in Barretos, Brazil: Final Results of a Demonstrative Study

@inproceedings{Fregnani2013ASH,
  title={A School-Based Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Program in Barretos, Brazil: Final Results of a Demonstrative Study},
  author={Jos{\'e} Humberto Fregnani and Andr{\'e} Lopes Carvalho and Jos{\'e} Eluf-Neto and Karina Braga Ribeiro and Larissa de Melo Kuil and T A E da Silva and Sı́lvia Rodrigues and Edmundo Carvalho Mauad and Adhemar Longatto-Filho and Lu{\'i}sa Lina Villa},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2013}
}
INTRODUCTION The implementation of a public HPV vaccination program in several developing countries, especially in Latin America, is a great challenge for health care specialists. AIM To evaluate the uptake and the three-dose completion rates of a school-based HPV vaccination program in Barretos (Brazil). METHODS THE STUDY INCLUDED GIRLS WHO WERE ENROLLED IN PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SCHOOLS AND WHO REGULARLY ATTENDED THE SIXTH AND SEVENTH GRADES OF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (MEAN AGE: 11.9 years). A… CONTINUE READING

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