Summer Peaks in Uptake of Human Papillomavirus and Other Adolescent Vaccines in the United States.


BACKGROUND Seasonality in human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination could have a large impact on national cancer prevention efforts. We hypothesized that uptake of HPV vaccine and other adolescent vaccines in the United States would be highest in the summer. METHODS Data came from health care provider-verified vaccination records for 70,144 adolescents (ages… (More)
DOI: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-15-0574


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