Mothers' knowledge and attitudes about HPV vaccination to prevent cervical cancers.

@article{Kose2014MothersKA,
  title={Mothers' knowledge and attitudes about HPV vaccination to prevent cervical cancers.},
  author={Dilek Kose and Unal Erkorkmaz and Nursan Dede Cinar and Sevin Altinkaynak},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2014},
  volume={15 17},
  pages={7263-6}
}
BACKGROUND Cervical cancer which is one of the most preventable cancers is an important public health problem worldwide, and especially in developing countries. The aim of this study was to determine knowledge and attitudes about the HPV vaccination of mothers with 0- to 18-year old children. MATERIALS AND METHODS Written approval was taken from the local authorities. The study subjects consisted of 799 mothers who agreed to participate. The data were collected via a "Personal Information… CONTINUE READING