Human Papillomavirus Immunization and the Elimination of Cervical Carcinoma

Annals of Internal Medicine
1 December 2020 Volume 173, Issue 11
http://annals.org/aim/issue

 

Editorials
Human Papillomavirus Immunization and the Elimination of Cervical Carcinoma
Timothy Palmer, MBBS and Kate Cuschieri, BSc, PhD
Baussano and colleagues described how an HPV immunization program in Bhutan is helping to achieve the World Health Organization’s goal of eliminating cervical cancer. The editorialists discuss what other countries must do to achieve the level of HPV vaccine uptake needed to eliminate cervical cancer.