Management of preinvasive lesions of the cervix
Br J Cancer. 2008 Jul 22;99(2):225-9.
This study assesses knowledge, attitudes, and behavioural intention towards human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and vaccination in a random sample of 1348 adolescents and young women aged 14-24 years in Italy. more
BJOG. 2008 May 22
Objective To evaluate human papillomavirus (HPV) testing in combination with cytology in the follow up of treated women. Design A prospective study. Setting Three UK centres: Manchester, Aberdeen and London. Population or sample Women treated for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN). more
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2008 Mar;198(3):261.e1-11
Barr E, Gause CK, Bautista OM, Railkar RA, Lupinacci LC, Insinga RP, Sings HL, Haupt RM.
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to inform policy regarding human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination in North America. We measured the clinical impact of HPV-6/-11/-16/-18 vaccination in North American women. STUDY DESIGN: The study enrolled 21,954 women, the majority aged 16-25, across 5 studies of a quadrivalent HPV vaccine or its HPV-16 vaccine prototype. more
Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2008 Feb;100(2):175-8.
Frega A, Scardamaglia P, Piazze J, Cerekja A, Pacchiarotti A, Verrico M, Moscarini M.
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the effect of oral contraceptive use on the recurrence rate of human papillomavirus (HPV) lesions and cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) following ablative or excisional procedures in a long-term follow-up. METHOD: The study was conducted with 650 oral contraceptive users presenting with HPV lesions and/or CIN, and 670 women who had these lesions but did not use oral contraceptives acted as controls. more