A cross-sectional survey to assess community attitudes to introduction of Human papillomavirus vaccine.

@article{Marshall2007ACS,
  title={A cross-sectional survey to assess community attitudes to introduction of Human papillomavirus vaccine.},
  author={Helen Siobhan Marshall and Philip Ryan and Don Roberton and Peter Adrian Baghurst},
  journal={Australian and New Zealand journal of public health},
  year={2007},
  volume={31 3},
  pages={235-42}
}
OBJECTIVE A vaccine to prevent human papilloma virus (HPV) infection has been licensed recently in the United States of America and Australia. The aim of this study was to assess community attitudes to the introduction of HPV vaccine in the State of South Australia. METHODS A cross-sectional survey was conducted by computer-aided telephone interviews in February 2006. The survey assessed adult and parental attitudes to the introduction of HPV vaccine to provide protection against a sexually… CONTINUE READING