Navigation Links
Misconceptions about HPV vaccine explored in special issue of scientific journal
Date:10/19/2013

cinate," Dr. Zimet said. "Not vaccinating is a risky decision."

Lack of clear health care provider recommendations for the HPV vaccine has been identified as one principal reason for the relatively low vaccination rates in the United States. Although health care providers generally support vaccination for HPV, factors such as time constraints, patient age, availability of health care coverage and potential discussions about sexuality with adolescent patients are reasons cited for not promoting vaccination.

The article suggests that offering communication strategies to health care providers could eliminate some of the problem. Another approach is to establish school-based HPV vaccination, which has been shown to be successful in Australia, the United Kingdom and Canada, where HPV vaccine completion rates are high.

"Accumulating evidence suggests that many of the social/behavioral concerns associated with HPV vaccine that have sparked resistance among patients and providers and have been the focus of media reports have little or no basis in reality," the article concludes.

What is the author's take-home message for parents and health care providers? "It is important to remember that risk compensation -- real or imagined -- is not a rationale for withholding vaccine. Instead, it is a rationale for ensuring adequate education both pre- and post-vaccination."


'/>"/>

Contact: Mary Hardin
mhardin@iu.edu
317-274-5456
Indiana University
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. New findings by GW researcher break tanning misconceptions: There is no such thing as a safe tan
2. ANY LAB TEST NOW®’s Terri McCulloch Details the Misconceptions about Drug and DNA Testing to Legal Investigators
3. Upcoming Webinar by RetirementHomes.com: Senior Living Marketing Myths, Misconceptions, and Money Pits to Avoid at Any Cost
4. Believing Myths and Misconceptions About Heart Disease May Increase Heart Attack Risk, from the June 2013 Harvard Heart Letter
5. What can Hollywood teach us about our planet?
6. Stress about wifes breast cancer can harm a mans health
7. Concerns about MRSA for expectant mothers may be unfounded
8. Adjusting Your Attitude About Chronic Pain May Help You Sleep
9. Moffitt researchers find adolescents with cancer concerned about their future reproductive health
10. About 1 baby born each hour addicted to opiate drugs in U.S., U-M study shows
11. People Love Talking About Themselves, Brain Scans Show
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Misconceptions about HPV vaccine explored in special issue of scientific journal
(Date:6/2/2015)... Bitscape Infotech today announced it has ... Small and Midsized Cloud Solutions Award. The company was ... for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer ... as no surprise to us as we feel our ... worldwide level by Microsoft. We will continue to lead ...
(Date:6/2/2015)... “ Radaris ” was featured on NewsWatch ... at the latest and coolest applications on the market for ... and technology expert, conducted the app review and shared with ... on a person. , According to Psychology Today, humans are ... to explain that curiosity is a part of human development. ...
(Date:6/2/2015)... TX, USA (PRWEB) June 02, 2015 ... microsystems, is deploying its growth strategy to benefit from ... BioMEMS: “In Yole Développement’s May 2015 Status of the ... will grow sharply and reach $6.6B in 2020,” says ... Yole Développement . , The analyst adds that ...
(Date:6/2/2015)... On October 1, 2015 the transition to ICD-10 will ... On Monday, June 1st Congressman Kevin Brady, chairman ... Means Committee, and 12 members of the Committee sent ... urging the administration to provide a smooth transition for ... the newest coding system for healthcare professionals to code ...
(Date:6/2/2015)... (PRWEB) June 02, 2015 Erbelli’s Gourmet ... website to promote its handmade gourmet pizzas and calzones, ... though the website is new, the recipes are not—they ... 1995. The main feature of the site is the ... pictures and descriptions of all the items. You can ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Bitscape Infotech recognized as finalist for 2015 Microsoft Worldwide small & midsized cloud solutions award. 2Health News:Bitscape Infotech recognized as finalist for 2015 Microsoft Worldwide small & midsized cloud solutions award. 3Health News:A Comprehensive People Search Application Was Featured on NewsWatch Television 2Health News:Tronics Aims to Benefit from Major Growth of Sensors and Related Technologies for Healthcare Applications 2Health News:HomeTown Health Launches a “100 Day Countdown” in Response to ICD-10 Survey 2Health News:HomeTown Health Launches a “100 Day Countdown” in Response to ICD-10 Survey 3Health News:HomeTown Health Launches a “100 Day Countdown” in Response to ICD-10 Survey 4Health News:Erbelli’s of Bradenton Launches New Mobile-Friendly Website 2
... The company behind Hello Kitty, the moon-faced cartoon cat turned ... worth 3.9 million yen (32,000 dollars) for the ultimate pampered ... 7,600 glass crystals and a cushion bearing Hello Kitty's face, ... later this month, Sanrio Co. said. ,Sanrio designer ...
... high-risk of having a heart attack are unclear about when ... an ambulance , argue a group of heart specialists in ... who die from coronary heart disease have had previous heart ... Foundation shows that 40% of the general population would not ...
... of heart disease gives a more accurate measure of how ... and which adults are most likely to benefit from treatment ... that in the general population without pre-existing cardiovascular disease or ... 75 in Britain at high risk of developing heart disease. ...
... exercise reduces inflammation a condition that is predictive of ... still not clear whether there is a definitive link. And ... is by no means fully understood. ,A recent ... of Illinois provides new evidence that may help explain some ...
... device company founded in 2004 to bring high performance ... markets, announced that vascular surgeons at the Krankenhaus Friedrichstadt ... their novel high performance vascular sealant, ArterX(TM). ... year old man suffering from vascular insufficiency of the ...
... response teams to combat diseases of all types in the ... formed to combat both contagious and non-contagious diseases in the ... health minister Ajay Vishnoi told IANS. ,He ... objective to compile survey work and immediate control of natural ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:High-risk Patients Need Better Guidance on What is and Isnt a Heart Attack 2Health News:New Heart Disease Risk Score Will Help Minimise Health Inequalities 2Health News:New Heart Disease Risk Score Will Help Minimise Health Inequalities 3Health News:Exercise Reduces Inflammation 2Health News:Exercise Reduces Inflammation 3Health News:Exercise Reduces Inflammation 4Health News:Tenaxis Medical Inc. Announces First Human Use of Vascular Sealant 2
(Date:6/2/2015)... , June 2, 2015 The Canadian Society for ... specific tests, treatments or procedures that are commonly ... as part of Choosing Wisely Canada.  The list ... support conversations between patients and physicians about what ... Society for Vascular Surgery,s list identified the following ...
(Date:6/2/2015)... Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5tzcx6/specialty_enzymes ) has ... Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. ... following End-Use Applications: Pharmaceutical & Diagnostics, Research/ Biotechnology, and ... US, Canada , Japan ... Asia-Pacific , Latin America , ...
(Date:6/2/2015)... PITTSBURGH , June 2, 2015 ... technology (HIT) consulting firm, today announced the celebration ... organizations served throughout the U.S., since its inception ... for a skillful workforce in the healthcare technology ... resources with a company-wide dedication to facilitating clients, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:As part of the Choosing Wisely Canada campaign the Canadian Society for Vascular Surgery releases list of commonly used tests and treatments to question 2As part of the Choosing Wisely Canada campaign the Canadian Society for Vascular Surgery releases list of commonly used tests and treatments to question 3As part of the Choosing Wisely Canada campaign the Canadian Society for Vascular Surgery releases list of commonly used tests and treatments to question 4Specialty Enzymes - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: Indispensable to the Pharmaceutical Industry 2Stoltenberg Consulting celebrates 20 years of healthcare IT consulting service 2Stoltenberg Consulting celebrates 20 years of healthcare IT consulting service 3
... March 7, 2012   Leading events organiser UBM ... announced that CPhI Japan will return to its traditional March ... held on a smaller scale in Osaka, Japan to accommodate ... to stabilize, Tokyo will once again play host to CPhI ...
... 7, 2012  ThermoGenesis Corp. (NASDAQ: KOOL ) a ... store adult stem cells, said today that it will be ... Stock Conference on Wednesday, March 14. The presentation ... begin at 10:30 a.m., Pacific Daylight Time (1:30 p.m., Eastern ...
Cached Medicine Technology:CPhI Japan Returns to Tokyo for 2012 2CPhI Japan Returns to Tokyo for 2012 3
... leader in automatic slide stainers. It offers ... slide staining, ending messy procedures. The instrument ... marrow and other body fluids. With the ... a superb cytocentrifuge with eight-slide capacity and ...
Cholesterol, Total. An automated analyzer test kits....
For the quantitative determination of total cholesterol in human serum....
For the quantitative in vitro determination of lithium in serum and plasma. Wavelength: 550 nm. Linear range: up to 4 mm....
Medicine Products: