Infrastructure requirements for human papillomavirus vaccination and cervical cancer screening in sub-Saharan Africa.

@article{Sankaranarayanan2013InfrastructureRF,
  title={Infrastructure requirements for human papillomavirus vaccination and cervical cancer screening in sub-Saharan Africa.},
  author={Rengaswamy Sankaranarayanan and Rose Ihuoma Anorlu and Ghislain Sangwa-Lugoma and Lynnette E. Denny},
  journal={Vaccine},
  year={2013},
  volume={31 Suppl 5},
  pages={F47-52}
}
The availability of both human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination and alternative screening tests has greatly improved the prospects of cervical cancer prevention in sub-Saharan African (SSA) countries. The inclusion of HPV vaccine in the portfolio of new vaccines offered by the Gobal Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI) to GAVI-eligible countries has vastly improved the chances of introducing HPV vaccination. Further investments to improve vaccine storage, distribution and delivery… CONTINUE READING

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