American Journal of Preventive Medicine
February 2018 Volume 54, Issue 2, p157-324
Nativity Disparities in Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Among U.S. Adults
…few studies have explored whether vaccination differences exist by nativity status. Vaccination disparities have the potential to exacerbate HPV-related cancer disparities in the long term if left unaddressed. Therefore, the authors investigated whether there were significant differences in HPV vaccination initiation (one or more doses) and completion (three or more doses) between U.S.-born and foreign-born men and women.
Ashley E. Pérez, Madina Agénor, Kristi E. Gamarel, Don Operario
Published online: December 11, 2017