Essays about: "HPV"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the word HPV.

  1. 1. The effect of TRAP150 on HPV16 E1 gene regulation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för medicinsk biokemi och mikrobiologi

    Author : Emma Svanberg Frisinger; [2023]
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    Abstract : Human papilloma virus (HPV) is a small DNA virus that is known as the causative agent in cervical cancer. The virus is found worldwide and causes more than 300 000 deaths yearly. Although there are many types of HPV, HPV16 is found in 99 % of cervical cancer cases. READ MORE

  2. 2. Attitudes of female college students aged 18 to 26 toward HPV vaccine : A descriptive literature review

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för vårdvetenskap

    Author : Wu Jiaying; Shui Hongmei; [2022]
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    Abstract : Background: There were many ways to prevent cervical cancer, and vaccination was one of the effective prevention methods. The CENTERS for Disease Control in the United States recommended that girls should be vaccinated before sex, but low vaccination rates for children maybe a result of some parents’ reluctance to give their children the vaccine due to a lack of knowledge. READ MORE

  3. 3. The severity of human papillomavirus- 16/18 infection and its prevention to cervical cancer : A systematic review and meta-analysis

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Bandhumithra Geetha; [2022]
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    Abstract : Infectious diseases caused by human papillomavirus (HPV) are among the most common sexually transmitted diseases in the world. Currently, all countries of the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMRO) except the United Arab Emirates and Libya do not have a national vaccination program including the HPV vaccine. READ MORE

  4. 4. Utilization and attitudes to gynecological preventive care in Sweden : A case study of Polish immigrants

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för folkhälsovetenskap

    Author : Zofia Olga Loszewska; [2022]
    Keywords : HPV; Sexual and reproductive health; Polish immigrants; Swedish gynecological services; cytology; Pap test; HPV vaccination; women’s health;

    Abstract : This study examines the accessibility and barriers that Polish immigrants face in public gynecological care in Sweden and explains their attitudes towards and frequency of gynecological visits. To understand attitudes of the research group, the study explores their knowledge about basic gynecological health topics such as Pap and HPV tests, HPV infections and vaccinations. READ MORE

  5. 5. FRAMING VACCINES IN THE MEDIA. An examination of the United States media coverage of the Measles, Mumps and Rubella vaccine and the Human Papillomavirus vaccine

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Nicole DeLay; [2021-07-30]
    Keywords : politicization of science; vaccines; vaccination; science communication; MMR; HPV; Fox News; The New York Times;

    Abstract : This study examines the news coverage in two different online media outlets, the New York Times and Fox News, in their reporting on two different vaccines, the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine (MMR). It uncovers media frames in the respective outlets in order to evaluate if political divides in attitudes towards the respective vaccines can be attributed to the media portrayals in these outlets. READ MORE