volume 146, issue 4, Pe2020005454 2020
DOI: 10.1542/peds.2020-005454
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Amanda F. Dempsey

Abstract: Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines have been available for use in the United States since 2006 for girls and 2009 for boys. 1 Vaccination uptake levels among adolescents, the preferred age for vaccination, have been examined annually through several different mechanisms and found to be continually well below national goals. 2 The repetition of these findings is now, sadly, "old news." So you may be asking yourself, "Do we need yet another study on adolescent HPV vaccination coverage in the United States?" Bas…

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