Table 4

Attitude and beliefs towards HPV vaccine

Yes
n (%)
Vaccine is safe.244 (59.8)
Want reassurance that the vaccine will protect against HPV infection.341 (83.6)
Worried about the short-term side effects.196 (48.0)
Worried about the long-term side effects.235 (57.6)
  • Values are numbers (%) (n=408).

  • HPV, human papilloma virus.