Cervical cancer: Technical reports
Situational Analysis of Cervical Cancer Prevention and Control in the Caribbean
This report summarizes the results of a recent assessment of non-Latin Caribbean country policies and services for cervical cancer prevention and control. It is intended to provide a snapshot of the currently available services and capacity, and to serve as a reference for program strengthening.
PAHO. Workshop on VIA screening and cryotherapy treatment, Guatemala, 2011
PAHO. Progress in Cervical Cancer Prevention: The CCA Report Card, 2011
Based on the laboratory work of Professor zur Hausen and his colleagues and critical Epidemiological studies of Dr. Nubia Muñoz and her colleagues, research over the past decades has shown infection with certain cancer-causing types of human papillomavirus (HPV) to be the necessary, but not sufficient, cause of cervical cancer.
PAHO/PHAC. Preventing cervical cancer in Latin America. Project report, 2011
WHO. Meeting on HPV Vaccine Coverage and Impact Monitoring, Geneva, 2009
WHO. Human Papillomavirus Vaccines, Position Statement, 2009 (En inglés)