Human papillomavirus vaccine and adolescents

Amanda F. Dempsey, Gregory Zimet

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Abstract

Female adolescents are at a high risk for human papillomavirus infection and are likely to derive significant benefits from vaccination against this virus. However, administering human papillomavirus vaccines to this age group will require providers to be familiar with several issues unique to the adolescent population.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)447-454
Number of pages8
JournalCurrent Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume20
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 2008

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Keywords

  • Adolescents
  • Human papillomavirus
  • Vaccine

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Human papillomavirus vaccine and adolescents. / Dempsey, Amanda F.; Zimet, Gregory.

In: Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vol. 20, No. 5, 10.2008, p. 447-454.

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