Prev Med 2021 May 25;150:106641. Epub 2021 May 25.
Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada; Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Canada; Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada.
Assess Ontario's school-based human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination program on reducing rates of cervical dysplasia, colposcopy services and treatment for genital warts, cervical conization, cryotherapy and laser vaporization of the lower genital tract. Women born in 1995 in Ontario, Canada were the first cohort of students to receive the vaccine. We followed these women from age 18-23 and identified pap test cytology results, referral and attendance at colposcopy, treatment of HPV related warts and treatment of lower-genital tract dysplasia using administrative databases. Read More