Sonya Borrero

Sonya Borrero

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"Given that cervical cancer is more common and associated with higher mortality in African-American and Hispanic women than in white women, it is especially important to understand the barriers to HPV vaccination for these populations," study author, Sonya Borrero, said. Hormone Therapy ...

Black Women Less Likely to Get HPV Vaccine: Study

"The HPV vaccine is a first line of defense to protect against cervical cancer," senior study author Dr. Sonya Borrero, an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, said in a university news release. "Given that cervical cancer is more common and ...

Blacks Slow to Opt for HPV Vaccination

"This disparity persisted among both younger (15 to 18) and older (19 to 24) African Americans," Sonya Borrero, MD, of the University of Pittsburgh, and co-authors said of their findings. "Disparities in HPV vaccination for Hispanics, on the other hand, were fully attenuated after ...

Study shows racial disparities in HPV vaccination

Led by [ Sonya Borrero, MD], researchers used data from the 2006-2010 National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), a nationwide cross-sectional survey administered by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, to examine the effect of race/ethnicity on HPV vaccine initiation in ...

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