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Moving towards an organized cervical cancer screening: costs and impact.

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Summary of "Moving towards an organized cervical cancer screening: costs and impact."

HPV screening has been shown to be more cost-effective than cytology screening under most scenarios. Furthermore, it should be offered only in organized programmes with good quality assurance mechanisms. This study analyses the comparative cost of the current policy of opportunistic cytology screening vs. a hypothetical organized programme based on primary HPV screening.

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Name: European journal of public health
ISSN: 1464-360X
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