DOI QR코드

DOI QR Code

Comparison of Factors Associated with Intention to Receive Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Between Male and Female Undergraduate Students

남녀 대학생의 인유두종 바이러스 백신접종의도 영향요인 비교

  • Received : 2011.10.11
  • Accepted : 2011.12.09
  • Published : 2011.12.20

Abstract

Purpose: This study was done to identify and compare factors associated with intention to receive Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine between male and female undergraduate students. Methods: In the fall of 2010, 479 students responded to self-administered questionnaires about their intention to receive HPV vaccine, HPV knowledges, HPV related involvements and optimistic bias, subject's characteristics including opinion about HPV vaccine. Mann-Whitney U test, uni-variate and multi-variate logistic regression were used for data analysis with SPSS/WIN. Results: Intention to receive vaccine were 22.0% of men and 25.0% of women. There were significantly different in HPV knowledge (Z=-2.74, p=.006), optimistic bias (Z=-4.60, p<.001), vaccine is necessary for women (Z=-4,30, p<.001), vaccine is necessary for men (Z=-4.37, p<.001), vaccine is necessary if only symptom exist (Z=-4.52, p<.001), but there were not different in intention to receive vaccine, involvement between men and women. Concern about vaccine safety (OR=3.19, 95% CI 1.63~6.23) was determinant of intention to receive HPV vaccine for men. Conclusion: This study showed gender differences in HPV knowledge, HPV related optimistic bias and opinion about HPV vaccine, which would be assessed and well managed in tailored HPV education for enhancing HPV vaccine acceptance.

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 한국연구재단

References

  1. Allen, J. D., Mohlajee, A. P., Shelton, R. C., Othus, M, K. D., Fontenot, H. B., & Hanna, R. (2009). Stage of adoption of the human papillomavorus vaccine among college women. Preventive Medicine, 48 , 420-425. doi;10.1016/j.ypmed.2008.12.005 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2008.12.005
  2. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2011). Human papillomavirus. Author, 2011, September, 20. Retrieved from, http://www.cdc.gov/
  3. Cha, D.-P. (2004). Self serving bias for HIV/AIDS infection among college students. Journal of Public Relations Research, 8 , 137-160.
  4. Denny-Smith, T., Bairan, A., & Page, M. C. (2006). A survey of female nursing students'knowledge, health beliefs, perceptions of risk, and risk behaviors regarding human papillomavirus and cervical cancer. Journal of the American Academy of Nurse practitioners, 18 , 62-69. doi:10.1111 /j.1745-7599.2006.00100.x https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1745-7599.2006.00100.x
  5. Dunne, E. F., Neilson, C. M., Stone, K. M., Markowitz, L. E., & Giuliano, A. R. (2006). Prevalence of HPV infection among men: A systematic review of the literature. Journal of Infectious Diseases, 194, 1044-1057. doi: 10.1086/507432 https://doi.org/10.1086/507432
  6. Ferris, D. G., Waller, J. L., Miller, J., Patel, P., Price, G. A., Jackson, L., et al. (2009). Variables associated with Human Papillomavirus(HPV) vaccine acceptance by Men. The Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, 22 , 34-42. doi: 10.3122/jabfm.2009.01.080008 https://doi.org/10.3122/jabfm.2009.01.080008
  7. Franceschi, S., Herrero, R., Clifford, G. M., Snijder, P. J. G., Arslan, A., Anh, P. T. H., et al. (2006). Variations in the age-specific curves of human papillomavirus prevalence in women worldwide. International Journal of Cancer, 119, 2677-2684. doi;10.1002/ijc.22241 https://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.22241
  8. Kang, H. S., & Moneyham, L. (2010). Attitudes toward and intention to receive the human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccination and intention to use condoms among female Korean college students. Vaccine, 28, 811-816. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2009.10.052 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2009.10.052
  9. Katz M. L., Krieger, J. L., & Roberto, A. J. (2011). Human papillomavirus(HPV): College male's knowledge, perceived risk, sources of information, vaccine barriers and communication. Journal of Men's Health, 8 , 175-184. doi:10.1016/j.jomh.2011.04.002 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jomh.2011.04.002
  10. Kim, H. W. (2009). Effects of prevention education on Human Papillomavirus linked to cervix cancer for unmarried female university students. Journal of Korean Academy of Nursing, 39 , 490-498. doi: 10.4040/jkan.2009.39.4.490 https://doi.org/10.4040/jkan.2009.39.4.490
  11. Kim, H. W., & Ahn, H. Y. (2007). Study on the knowledge of human papillomavirus in female university students. Korean Journal of Women Health Nursing, 13 , 13-20.
  12. Kim. H. W. (2011). Factors influencing mothers' acceptance of Human Papillomavirus vaccination to prevent cervical cancer in their daughters. Korean Journal of Women Health Nursing, 17, 137-147. doi:10.4069/kjwhn.2011.17. 2.137 https://doi.org/10.4069/kjwhn.2011.17.2.137
  13. Kuitto, K., Pickel, S., Neumann, H., Jahn, D., & Metelmann, H.-R. (2010). Attitudinal and socio-structural determinants of cervical cancer screening and HPV vaccination uptake: A quantitative multivariate analysis. Journal of Public Health, 18, 179-188. 10.1007/s10389-009-0308-z https://doi.org/10.1007/s10389-009-0308-z
  14. Lee, E. J., & Park, J. S. (2011). Knowledge about cervical cancer, health beliefs and human papillomavirus vaccination rate in female university students. Journal of Korean Oncology Nursing, 11, 65-73. doi: 10.5388/jkon.2011.11.1.65 https://doi.org/10.5388/jkon.2011.11.1.65
  15. Lee, S. H. (2009). The relationship between the optimistic bias about cancer and the cancer-preventive behaviors of the Korean, Chinese, American, and Japanese adults residing in Korea. Unpublished master's thesis, Konkuk University, Seoul.
  16. Liddon, N., Hood, J., Wynn, B. A., & Markowitz, L. E. (2010). Acceptability of human papillomavirus vaccine for males: A review of the literature. Journal of Adolescent Health, 46 , 113-123. doi:10.1016/j.jadohealth.2009.11.199 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2009.11.199
  17. Marlow, L. A. W., Waller, J., & Wardle, J. (2009). The impact of HPV information on perceived risk of cervical cancer. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, 18 , 373-376. doi;10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-08-0357
  18. Peres, J. (2010). Who should get the HPV vaccine? Usage expands amid debate. Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 102 , 838-839. https://doi.org/10.1093/jnci/djq229
  19. Shin, H.-R., Franceschi, S., Vaccarella, S., Roh, J.-W., Ju, Y.-H., Oh, J.-K., et al. (2004). Prevalence and determinants of genital infection with Papillomavirus, in female and male university students in Busan, South Korea. The Journal of Infectious Disease, 190 , 468-476. doi;10.1086/421279 https://doi.org/10.1086/421279
  20. Sohn, A., Tabang, F., Moon, C.-S., & Ki, S.-D. (2009). Optimistic bias on HIV/AIDS among high school students in Seoul. Korea. Public Health & Social Science, 25 , 57-78.
  21. Wheldon, C. W., Daley, E. M., Buhi, E. R., Nyitray, A. G,, & Giuliano, A. R. (2011). Health beliefs and attitudes associated with HPV vaccine intention among young gay and bisexual men in the southeastern United States. Vaccine, 29, 8060-8065. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2011.08.045 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2011.08.045