The article briefly reviews the epidemiology of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and associated diseases in the world and in Chile and the scientific information of the licensed HPV vaccines: Gardasil® and Cervarix®. Considering the available information, the Consultive Committee of Immunizations of the Chilean Society of Infectious Diseases, summarizes its conclusions and makes recommendations for vaccination against HPV in Chile.
|Original language||American English|
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Revista Chilena de Infectologia|
|State||Published - 1 Dec 2008|
- Cervix cancer
- Human papillomavirus