Tag Archive: human papillomavirus

Jul 13 2016

How Warts Could Reveal the Immune System’s Tiny Flaws and Functions

Medical students have a classic rule of thumb on the subject of choosing their specialty: If you’re undecided between obstetrics and pediatrics, the moment of truth will happen right after you deliver a baby for the first time. In that exhilarating moment of helping a mother welcome a new life, do you want to stay as the obstetrician at the mom’s bedside, or do you want to follow the baby?

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May 20 2016

CHOP Research In the News: Racial Bias, HPV Vaccination, Patient Perspective

Looking at ways to improve children’s health from different perspectives is what pediatric research at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is all about. Take a look at three examples in this week’s In the News.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-research-news-racial-bias-hpv-vaccination-patient-perspective/

Aug 18 2015

Researchers Testing Video to Increase Teens’ Acceptance of HPV Vaccine

About 79 million Americans are currently infected with human papillomavirus (HPV), and 14 million people become newly infected each year.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/researchers-testing-video-to-increase-teens-acceptance-of-hpv-vaccine/