Bibliographic details

Kulasingam SL, Rajan R, St Pierre Y, Atwood CV, Myers ER, Franco EL.  Human papillomavirus testing with Pap triage for cervical cancer prevention in Canada: a cost-effectiveness analysis. BMC Medicine 2009; 7:69


This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn.

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Adolescent; Adult; Alberta; Cervix Uteri /pathology /virology; Cost-Benefit Analysis; Female; Humans; Mass Screening /methods; Newfoundland and Labrador; Ontario; Papanicolaou Test; Papillomavirus Infections /diagnosis; Uterine Cervical Neoplasms /economics /prevention & control /virology; Vaginal Smears /economics; Young Adult