Navigation Links
Study finds boys more likely to receive HPV vaccine when their mothers receive preventive care
Date:7/18/2013

,000 new cases each year in the United States. The CDC considers the HPV vaccine a safe and effective way to protect females and males against some of the most common types of HPV and the health problems the virus can cause.

In October 2009, the CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, or ACIP, issued a permissive use recommendation for the HPV4 vaccine, which meant that the vaccine was recommended for boys aged 9 to 26 to reduce the likelihood of acquiring genital warts but it was not included in the routine childhood vaccine schedule for boys. In these instances, parents often played a deciding role as to whether their sons would receive the vaccine. However in late 2010, the CDC approved the new vaccine indication for anal cancer. In 2011, the ACIP issued a routine use recommendation of HPV4 vaccination in males aged 11 to 12 years. Under a routine use recommendation, physicians are more likely to promote the vaccine. The researchers are collecting additional data following the introduction of indication for anal cancer and routine use recommendation to further understand the impact of the changes in recommendation on uptake of this vaccine among boys.

"Given that vaccination offers an opportunity to achieve community immunity and reduce transmission of HPV, understanding a mother's health-seeking behaviors may help health care professionals develop strategies for increasing vaccination rates among adolescent boys," Hechter said.

Kaiser Permanente can conduct transformational health research in part because it has the largest private patient-centered electronic health system in the world. The organization's electronic health record system, Kaiser Permanente HealthConnect, securely connects 9.1 million patients to 1,700 physicians in 611 medical offices and 37 hospitals. It also connects Kaiser Permanente's research scientists to one of the most extensive collections of longitudinal medical data available, facilitating studies
'/>"/>

Contact: Catherine Hylas Saunders
csaunders@golinharris.com
202-585-2603
Kaiser Permanente
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Study Suggests Vaccine May Help Kids With Brain Cancer
2. Study reveals how cancer drug causes diabetic-like state
3. Coffee Drinking in Pregnancy Wont Lead to Sleepless Baby: Study
4. Lower GI problems plague many with rheumatoid arthritis, Mayo Clinic study finds
5. Veggies Like Broccoli, Cabbage May Help Fight Breast Cancer: Study
6. No Added Cancer Risk From Hip Replacement Materials: Study
7. Reported Decline in U.S. Pneumonia Deaths May Be False: Study
8. Early Study Finds Some Promise for Lung Cancer Vaccine
9. Narcissists Often Ace Job Interviews, Study Finds
10. Sexual objectification of female artists in music videos exists regardless of race, MU study finds
11. Soy may alleviate hot flashes in menopause, large-scale study finds
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/15/2014)... 15, 2014 Main Street Dental Team ... weighing in on a new study providing evidence on ... oral hygiene of children. , Sufficient enough evidence already ... as pop or juice drinks, with the onset of ... is whether drinks listed as 100% fruit juice, meaning ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... a leading mobile app development company , custom ... which allows users to keep track of wines they ... right wine. At the center of WineMatch is ... wine information. All this information is assembled to help ... are close counterparts to one another are called Matches. ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... Health Dialog, a leading provider of ... has received Patient Oriented Accreditation from the National ... Management (DM) Programs for asthma, congestive heart failure, ... and diabetes. This marks the 12th continuous year ... Management (DM) Programs, reaffirming Health Dialog’s focus and ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... pilots process visual information more efficiently than less experienced ... landings, a new study shows. Landing is one ... and 36 percent of all airplane crashes and 25 ... landing. Researchers monitored the brain activity of eight ... were at the controls of a flight simulator. As ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... December 15, 2014 Kathy McAfee, America's ... Women World Awards in the category of Best Blog ... award for her weekly career blog Networking Ahead ... to help professionals elevate their talent and influence through ... named after her book Networking Ahead for Business, has ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Main Street Dental Team, Unionville’s Most Innovative Dental Clinic, Comments on New Study Relating Pure Fruit Juice to Poor Oral Hygiene 2Health News:Use WinMatch Connect App to Keep Track of Wines You Like 2Health News:Health Dialog Receives NCQA Accreditation for Disease Management Programs 2Health News:Study Shows Why Expert Pilots Are Experts 2Health News:Kathy McAfee, America’s Marketing Motivator, Wins Best Blog from Women World Awards 2
... from one another? UCLA biologists working as "evolutionary ... and South America, and they offer some answers in research published ... Proceedings of the Royal Society B. The faces they ... "If you look at New World primates, you,re immediately ...
... condescendingly, excluded from a meeting, or ignored by a supervisor. ... depending on whether your co-worker is a man or a ... towards colleagues feel negative emotions especially when the incivility ... by Kathi Miner from Texas A&M University and Angela Eischeid ...
... Florida and 14 additional medical centers reported results today in ... indicating that deep brain stimulation also known as DBS ... life in patients with advanced Parkinson,s disease. The study, ... effectiveness of a constant current DBS device developed by St. ...
... more dietary fiber to improve our health - that,s the ... team has looked at research conducted into dietary fiber during ... that to avoid initial problems, such as intestinal gas and ... to spread high-fiber foods out throughout the day, at meals ...
... Reinberg HealthDay Reporter , TUESDAY, Jan. 10 (HealthDay ... exenatide (Byetta, Bydureon) might also be used to help the ... loss and lowered cholesterol are often side effects of ... team noted. "If you use this treatment for 20 ...
... Having a brother or sister with newly diagnosed cancer can ... most children eventually cope, there can be a period of ... research published in BioMed Central,s open access journal Child ... teaching program, designed to improve the child,s knowledge about their ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Evolution is written all over your face 2Health News:Evolution is written all over your face 3Health News:Evolution is written all over your face 4Health News:'I feel your pain ...' 2Health News:Parkinson's treatment shows positive results in clinical testing 2Health News:Parkinson's treatment shows positive results in clinical testing 3Health News:Increase dietary fiber, decrease disease 2Health News:Certain Diabetes Drugs Might Aid Weight Loss 2Health News:Certain Diabetes Drugs Might Aid Weight Loss 3Health News:Certain Diabetes Drugs Might Aid Weight Loss 4Health News:New educational program helps the siblings of children with cancer 2
(Date:12/15/2014)... Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bf3b6l/electrocardiogram ) ... Devices - Global Trends, Estimates and Forecasts, 2012-2018" ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Global Electrocardiogram Devices (ECG) sector ... North America accounts for nearly ... Europe claims approximately 27% (2018). ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... 12, 2014 Research and Markets ... http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ms3j8c/cardiac ) has announced the addition of the ...  report to their offering. Global Guidewires sector is ... North America accounts for nearly 35% ... claims approximately 25% (2018). Asia-Pacific ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... Israel , Dec. 15, 2014  Immune Pharmaceuticals Inc. ... that its Board of Directors has elected Mr. Daniel Kazado ... who continues as Chief Executive Officer of Immune. Mr. Kazado ... 2013. Immune,s new Chairman, Mr. Daniel Kazado ... shareholders and to continue to support the strategic vision of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Electrocardiogram (ECG) Devices - Global Trends, Estimates and Forecasts, 2012-2018 2Electrocardiogram (ECG) Devices - Global Trends, Estimates and Forecasts, 2012-2018 3Electrocardiogram (ECG) Devices - Global Trends, Estimates and Forecasts, 2012-2018 4Cardiac Guidewires - Global Trends, Estimates and Forecasts, 2012-2018 2Cardiac Guidewires - Global Trends, Estimates and Forecasts, 2012-2018 3Cardiac Guidewires - Global Trends, Estimates and Forecasts, 2012-2018 4Immune Pharmaceuticals Elects Daniel Kazado as New Chairman of the Board. 2Immune Pharmaceuticals Elects Daniel Kazado as New Chairman of the Board. 3Immune Pharmaceuticals Elects Daniel Kazado as New Chairman of the Board. 4
... Pa., Aug. 9, 2011 Styron, the global ... rubber, announced an addition to its EMERGE™ Advanced ... PC/PET 9100CR Advanced Resin is a polycarbonate ... for medical equipment housing applications. (Logo: ...
... Inc. (Nasdaq: CYBX ) today announced that the company ... 2011 of its fiscal year ending April 27, 2012, on Thursday, ... conduct a conference call to discuss those results on the same ... Fiscal Year 2012 First Quarter Results Conference Call Instructions ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Styron Introduces Chemical Resistance Blends for Medical Housings 2Cyberonics to Report Fiscal Year 2012 First Quarter Results and Host Conference Call on August 25, 2011 2
... The MicroDigital IP 6.2 Series Image ... 3-chip camera for all surgical specialties. This ... camera functions such as brightness, enhancement, gain, ... your fingertips. Multiple-range image enhancement and adjustable ...
... ALU-2B Halogen Light Source is ... the addition of dual lamps ... This light source is ideal ... has the added feature of ...
Combination Ultrasonic and Pneumatic Urological Lithotriptor. Consists of four sizes of rigid pneumatic probes for use in the kidney, ureter and bladder....
All the power and performance of the STS - T but now available with a stand-alone 9" II C-Arm...
Medicine Products: