Human papillomavirus screening for low and middle-income countries.


Worldwide, more than 85% of cervical cancer deaths occur in low andmiddle-income countries (LMICs) (Ferlay et al., 2013).We are concerned by Mark Schiffman's claim that “cervical cytology, which must be frequently repeated to achieve sufficient sensitivity, has failed to extend beyondhigh-resource environments despitemanydecades of Public Health effort… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2017.03.013