Human papillomavirus prevalence and type-distribution, cervical cancer screening practices and current status of vaccination implementation in Central and Eastern Europe.

@article{Poljak2013HumanPP,
  title={Human papillomavirus prevalence and type-distribution, cervical cancer screening practices and current status of vaccination implementation in Central and Eastern Europe.},
  author={Mario Poljak and Katja Seme and Polona J Maver and Bo{\vs}tjan J. Kocjan and Kate Cuschieri and Svetlana I Rogovskaya and Marc Arbyn and Stina M Syrj{\"a}nen},
  journal={Vaccine},
  year={2013},
  volume={31 Suppl 7},
  pages={H59-70}
}
We present a review of current cervical cancer screening practices, the implementation status of vaccination against human papillomaviruses (HPV) and available data concerning the burden of HPV infection and HPV type-specific distribution in 16 Central and Eastern European countries: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia and the Former Yugoslav Republic (FYR) of Macedonia… CONTINUE READING