HPV and cervical cancer testing and prevention: knowledge, beliefs, and attitudes among Hispanic women.

Abstract

Cervical cancer is a preventable disease resulting from infection with high-risk types of sexually transmitted human papillomaviruses (HPVs). Public knowledge of HPVs and their link to cervical cancer is limited. Participation in cervical cancer prevention programs, including Pap and HPV screening and HPV vaccine acceptance, is crucial for limiting the… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1049732308315734

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@article{Vanslyke2008HPVAC, title={HPV and cervical cancer testing and prevention: knowledge, beliefs, and attitudes among Hispanic women.}, author={Jan Gaylord Vanslyke and J. Robert Baum and Veronica L. Plaza and Mar{\'i}a Jos{\'e} Otero and Cosette Marie Wheeler and Deborah L. Helitzer}, journal={Qualitative health research}, year={2008}, volume={18 5}, pages={584-96} }