Preventing human papillomavirus disease.

@article{Trimble2012PreventingHP,
  title={Preventing human papillomavirus disease.},
  author={Cornelia Liu Trimble},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  year={2012},
  volume={30 25},
  pages={3037-8}
}
In the last half century, in high resource settings, cytologic screening has dramatically decreased the burden of squamous cervical cancers, virtually all of which are caused by tissue-specific, persistent infection with human papillomavirus (HPV). The elucidation of the infectious etiology of this disease led to a Nobel Prize in 2008 and the development of… CONTINUE READING