Challenges and opportunities for increasing the rates of HPV vaccination

Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. American Association of Cancer Research. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7755.DISP15-A86 Published March 2016  

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Purpose: The purpose of this study is to determine the association between awareness of human papillomavirus (HPV), cervical cancer, and HPV vaccine and intention to vaccinate preteens and teens ...

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The effect of knowledge on cancer screening intentions and behaviors among African Americans

Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. American Association of Cancer Prevention DOI: 10.1158/1538-7755.DISP15-B71 Published March 2016  

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Background: Early cancer detection is widely recommended to reduce cancer mortality, for cancer is most successfully treated during the early stage. In Maryland, only 44.6% of all cancers are de...

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