Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

Recent News

Oct 18, 2017

News Scan for Oct 18, 2017

No Seychelles plague cases
Influenza B antibody
HPV vaccine safety
Oct 17, 2017
Man's mouth

Study finds high burden of oral HPV, related cancers in men

HPV-related head and neck cancers are dramatically higher in men than in women.

Sep 20, 2017
Cotton swab and test tube

Study: HPV screen bests Pap smear at detecting cervical cancer

The study involved almost 5,000 women in a country with high vaccine uptake.

Sep 06, 2017
HPV vaccination in Brazil

HPV vaccine may protect against 90% of cervical cancers

Researchers report a 97.4% efficacy for the 9-strain HPV vaccine.

Aug 25, 2017
Teen vaccination

CDC: HPV vaccine rates climb, but disparities exist

Though coverage still isn't optimal, for the first time rates topped 60%, with the boys' level gaining ground on the girls'.

Jun 27, 2017

News Scan for Jun 27, 2017

Antibiotic resistance at the Hajj
MERS in Riyadh
Plague cases
Cat-linked tularemia case
HPV vaccine impact
H5N8 in Belgium
Apr 07, 2017

News Scan for Apr 07, 2017

H9N2 altered in pigs
H7N9 cases in China
US flu decline
Yellow fever vaccine
HPV prevalence
Mar 30, 2017

News Scan for Mar 30, 2017

Brazil microcephaly patterns
MERS in African camels
More E coli cases
Dengue vaccine trial
HPV vaccine in pregnancy
Somalia cholera outbreak
Feb 07, 2017

News Scan for Feb 07, 2017

H7N9 case in China
Bacteremia treatment
HPV vaccine endorsement
Zika blood screening
Jan 20, 2017

News Scan for Jan 20, 2017

US Zika cases
Seoul virus in rat breeders
NIH director stays
Avian flu outbreaks
HPV rates in men

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Ackerson B, Hechter R, Sidell M, et al. Human papillomavirus vaccine series completion in boys before and after recommendation for routine immunization. Vaccine 2017 (published online Jan 13)

Afonso NM, Kavanagh MJ, Swanberg SM, et al. Will they lead by example? Assessment of vaccination rates and attitudes to human papilloma virus in millennial medical students. BMC Public Health 2017 Jan 6;17:35

Alberts CJ, van der Loeff MFS, Hazeveld Y, et al. A longitudinal study on determinants of HPV vaccination uptake in parents/guardians from different ethnic backgrounds in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. BMC Public Health 2017 Feb 21;17:220

Aziz H, Iqbal H, Mahmood H, et al. Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in females with normal cervical cytology: genotyping and phylogenetic analysis among women in Punjab, Pakistan. Int J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 11)

Bhatta MP, Johnson DC, Lama M, et al. High-risk human papillomavirus infection and abnormal cervical cytology among Nepali and Bhutanese refugee women living in eastern Nepal. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Jan 14;17:73

Bissett SL, Godi A, Jit M, et al. Seropositivity to non-vaccine incorporated genotypes induced by the bivalent and quadrivalent HPV vaccines: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Vaccine 2017 (published online Jun 17)

Bodson J, Wilson A, Warner EL, et al. Religion and HPV vaccine-related awareness, knowledge, and receipt among insured women aged 18-26 in Utah. PLoS One 2017 Aug 25;12(8):e0183725

Brewer NT, Hall ME, Malo TL, et al. Announcements versus conversations to improve HPV vaccination coverage: a randomized trial. Pediatrics 2016 (published online Dec 5)

Canfell K, Caruana M, Gebski V, et al. Cervical screening with primary HPV testing or cytology in a population of women in which those aged 33 years or younger had previously been offered HPV vaccination: results of the Compass pilot randomised trial. PLoS Med 2017 Sep 19;14(9):e1002388

CDC NCHS. Prevalence of HPV in adults aged 18-69: United States, 2011-2014. Apr 6, 2017

Cooper DL, Hernandez ND, Rollins L, et al. HPV vaccine awareness and the association of trust in cancer information from physicians among males. Vaccine 2017 (published online Apr 7)

D'Souza G, McNeel TS, Fakhry C. Understanding personal risk of oropharyngeal cancer: risk-groups for oncogenic oral HPV infection and oropharyngeal cancer. Ann Oncol 2017 (published online Oct 19)

Deshmukh AA, Tanner RJ, Luetke MC, et al. Prevalence and risk of penile HPV infection: evidence from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2013-14. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 16)

Donken R, Schurink-van't Klooster TM, Schepp RM, et al. Immune responses after two- versus three-doses of HPV vaccination up to 4½ years post vaccination: an observational study among Dutch routinely vaccinated girls (HPV2D). J Infect Dis 2016 (published online Dec 23)

Eldridge RC, Pawlita M, Wilson L, et al. Smoking and subsequent HPV infection: a mediation analysis. Ann Epidemiol 2017 (published online Oct 17)

Fu LY, Zimet GD, Latkin CA, et al. Associations of trust and healthcare provider advice with HPV vaccine acceptance among African American parents. Vaccine 2017 (published online Jan 4)

Gargano JW, Unger ER, Liu G, et al. Prevalence of genital human papillomavirus in males, United States, 2013-2014. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 7)

Gee J, Sukumaran L, Weintraub E, et al. Risk of Guillain-Barre syndrome following quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccine in the Vaccine Safety Datalink. Vaccine 2017 (published online Sep 19)

Habbous S, Chu KP, Lau H, et al. Human papillomavirus in oropharyngeal cancer in Canada: analysis of 5 comprehensive cancer centres using multiple imputation. CMAJ 2017 Aug 14;189(32):E1030-40

Hang D, Jia M, Ma H, et al. Independent prognostic role of human papillomavirus genotype in cervical cancer. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Jun 5;17:391

Huang LM, Puthanakit T, Cheng-Hsun C, et al. Sustained immunogenicity of 2-dose human papillomavirus 16/18 AS04-adjuvanted vaccine schedules in girls aged 9-14 years: a randomized trial. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jun 7)

Huh WK, Joura EA, Giuliano AR, et al. Final efficacy, immunogenicity, and safety analyses of a nine-valent human papillomavirus vaccine in women aged 16-26 years: a randomised, double-blind trial. Lancet 2017 (published online Sep 5)

Hviid A, Svanstrom H, Scheller NM, et al. Human papillomavirus vaccination of adult women and risk of autoimmune and neurological diseases. J Intern Med 2017 (published online Oct 18)

Iversen OE, Miranda MJ, Ulied A, et al. Immunogenicity of the 9-valent HPV vaccine using 2-dose regimens in girls and boys vs a 3-dose regimen in women. JAMA 2016 (published online Nov 21)

Kavanagh K, Pollock KG, Cuschieri K, et al. Changes in the prevalence of human papillomavirus following a national bivalent human papillomavirus vaccination programme in Scotland: a 7-year cross-sectional study. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Sep 28)

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