Survey of Predictors of Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination Among Parents of Rural Adolescent Girls in Mysore, India
Conditions
Human Papillomavirus - Cervical Cancer
Conditions: official terms
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
parental acceptability of HPV vaccine
Study Type
Observational
Study Phase
N/A
Study Design
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Overall Status
Recruiting
Summary
To conduct a quantitative survey to measure knowledge about Human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical cancer, and HPV vaccine acceptability among parents of rural adolescent girls in Mysore District, India.

Hypothesis: General knowledge and attitudes about the severity and treat ability of cancer will predict acceptability of HPV vaccination among parents of rural adolescent girls in Mysore, India.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: Accepts Healthy Volunteers
Maximum Age: 55 Years
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Both
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- over 18 years of age

- parent of an adolescent girl (10 -15 years of age)

- able to speak English or Kannada

- willing to undergo informed consent process

Exclusion Criteria:

- Does not have the capacity to undergo informed consent process
Locations
Public Health Research Institute of India
Mysore, Karnataka, India
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Vijaya Srinivas, MD - +8214259555 - drvijaya09@gmail.com
Public Health Research Institute of India
Mysore, Karnataka, India
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Vijaya Srinivas, MD - +91 821 425 9555 - drvijaya09@gmail.com
Start Date
June 2014
Completion Date
December 2015
Sponsors
Purnima Madhivanan
Source
Public Health Research Institute, India
Record processing date
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