Human papillomavirus vaccine practices in the USA: do primary care providers use sexual history and cervical cancer screening results to make HPV vaccine recommendations
Sexually Transmitted Infections, 05/07/2012
Kepka D et al. – A large proportion of providers report practices that are inconsistent with guidelines. Providers may also be recommending the vaccine to women who may receive little benefit from the vaccine. Provider and system–level efforts to improve guideline–consistent practices are needed.