Factors associated with human papillomavirus vaccination among young adult women in the United States.

@article{Williams2013FactorsAW,
  title={Factors associated with human papillomavirus vaccination among young adult women in the United States.},
  author={W. Daniel Williams and Pengjun Lu and Mona Saraiya and David Yankey and Christina G Dorell and Juan Llamas Rodriguez and Deanna Kepka and Lauri Ellen Markowitz},
  journal={Vaccine},
  year={2013},
  volume={31 28},
  pages={2937-46}
}
BACKGROUND Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination is recommended to protect against HPV-related diseases. OBJECTIVE To estimate HPV vaccine coverage and assess factors associated with vaccine awareness, initiation and receipt of 3 doses among women age 18-30 years. METHODS Data from the 2010 National Health Interview Survey were analyzed to assess associations of HPV vaccination among women age 18-26 (n=1866) and 27-30 years (n=1028) with previous HPV exposure, cervical cancer screening and… CONTINUE READING