HPV herd effect emerging in US, even among unvaccinated women

Access to the full content of this site is available only to registered healthcare professionals. Register to read more

Takeaway

  • The prevalence of vaccine-type HPV continues to decline in vaccinated and even unvaccinated US women, indicating that an emerging herd effect is taking effect.

Why this matters

  • Data suggest that vaccine-type HPV declined among all women aged 18-59 y between 2009-2010 and 20...