Reasons for non-vaccination against HPV and future vaccination intentions among 19-26 year-old women

@inproceedings{Zimet2010ReasonsFN,
  title={Reasons for non-vaccination against HPV and future vaccination intentions among 19-26 year-old women},
  author={Gregory D. Zimet and Thomas W. Weiss and Susan L. Rosenthal and Margaret Brown Good and Michelle D Vichnin},
  booktitle={BMC women's health},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Despite CDC recommendations regarding universal catch-up vaccination against human papillomavirus (HPV), only about ten percent of young adult women in the United States have been vaccinated. The purpose of this study was to better understand reasons for non-vaccination among insured 19-26 year-old women and to evaluate future vaccination intentions. METHODS We used an administrative claims database from a large US managed care plan to identify women aged 19-26 for receipt of a… CONTINUE READING