Human papillomavirus and vaccination: knowledge, attitudes, and behavioural intention in adolescents and young women in Italy

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This study assesses knowledge, attitudes, and behavioural intention towards human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and vaccination in a random sample of 1348 adolescents and young women aged 14–24 years in Italy. A self-administered anonymous questionnaire covered demographics; knowledge about HPV infection, cervical cancer, and HPV vaccine; the perceived… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.bjc.6604454

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@article{Giuseppe2008HumanPA, title={Human papillomavirus and vaccination: knowledge, attitudes, and behavioural intention in adolescents and young women in Italy}, author={Giovanni Di Giuseppe and Riccardo Abbate and Giovanni Liguori and Lidia C Albano and Italo Francesco Angelillo}, journal={British Journal of Cancer}, year={2008}, volume={99}, pages={225 - 229} }