Correlates of HPV knowledge in the era of HPV vaccination: a study of unvaccinated young adult women.

@article{Gerend2011CorrelatesOH,
  title={Correlates of HPV knowledge in the era of HPV vaccination: a study of unvaccinated young adult women.},
  author={Mary A. Gerend and Janet Shepherd},
  journal={Women & health},
  year={2011},
  volume={51 1},
  pages={25-40}
}
Until recently, awareness of the sexually transmitted infection human papillomavirus-the virus that causes cervical cancer-was relatively low. The purpose of this study was to identify factors associated with human papillomavirus knowledge now that human papillomavirus vaccines have become widely available. Young adult women (n = 739; aged 18-26 years… CONTINUE READING