Vaccines for the Prevention of Cervical Cancer (Oxford Oncology Library)

Vaccines for the Prevention of Cervical Cancer (Oxford Oncology Library)

Peter L. Stern and Henry C. Kitchener

Print publication date: Oct 2008

ISBN: 9780199543458

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

This practical online reference provides an overview of the role of HPV in the pathology of cervical cancer and its current screening and management, the principles of immune control of HPV infection in cervical cancer, and the challenges of implementing HPV vaccines and future developments.