HPV vaccination coverage in French girls attending middle and high schools: a declarative cross sectional study in the department of Côte d'Or.

@article{Bertaut2013HPVVC,
  title={HPV vaccination coverage in French girls attending middle and high schools: a declarative cross sectional study in the department of C{\^o}te d'Or.},
  author={Aur{\'e}lie Bertaut and Pascal Chavanet and Serge Ludwig Aho and Karine Astruc and Serge Douvier and Isabelle Fournel},
  journal={European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology},
  year={2013},
  volume={170 2},
  pages={526-32}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess human papillomavirus prophylactic vaccine coverage among a representative population of French girls, aged 14 years and above, attending middle and high schools, and to determine factors associated with the initiation and completion of the vaccination protocol. STUDY DESIGN This cross-sectional study, designed with cluster sampling, was conducted from October 2010 to May 2011, in 29 schools in the department of Côte d'Or, France. The schools were randomized according to… CONTINUE READING