R B Perkins

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Challenges in cervical cancer prevention: a survey of U.S. obstetrician-gynecologists
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Prev Med 45:175-81. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Attitudes toward HPV vaccination among low-income and minority parents of sons: a qualitative analysis
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 52:231-40. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Factors affecting human papillomavirus vaccine use among White, Black and Latino parents of sons
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:e38-44. 2013
  4. pmc Correlates of human papillomavirus vaccination rates in low-income, minority adolescents: a multicenter study
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:813-20. 2012
  5. doi request reprint What affects human papillomavirus vaccination rates? A qualitative analysis of providers' perceptions
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Boston University School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Womens Health Issues 22:e379-86. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Providers' attitudes toward human papillomavirus vaccination in young men: challenges for implementation of 2011 recommendations
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Mens Health 6:320-3. 2012
  7. pmc Adherence to conservative management recommendations for abnormal pap test results in adolescents
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 119:1157-63. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Fathers' intentions to accept human papillomavirus vaccination for sons and daughters: exploratory findings from rural Honduras
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Int J Public Health 57:143-8. 2012
  9. pmc Maternal support for human papillomavirus vaccination in Honduras
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:85-90. 2011
  10. pmc Parents' opinions of mandatory human papillomavirus vaccination: does ethnicity matter?
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Womens Health Issues 20:420-6. 2010

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Challenges in cervical cancer prevention: a survey of U.S. obstetrician-gynecologists
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Prev Med 45:175-81. 2013
    ..Current cervical cancer prevention recommendations include human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination, Pap and HPV co-testing, and Pap testing at 3- to 5-year intervals...
  2. doi request reprint Attitudes toward HPV vaccination among low-income and minority parents of sons: a qualitative analysis
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 52:231-40. 2013
    ..To characterize the attitudes of low-income and minority parents/guardians toward vaccinating sons against human papillomavirus (HPV)...
  3. doi request reprint Factors affecting human papillomavirus vaccine use among White, Black and Latino parents of sons
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:e38-44. 2013
    ..This study aimed to describe HPV-related knowledge and intention to accept HPV vaccination among White, Black and Latino parents of sons and to assess vaccination rates among their sons...
  4. pmc Correlates of human papillomavirus vaccination rates in low-income, minority adolescents: a multicenter study
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:813-20. 2012
    ..Low rates of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination in low-income, minority adolescents may exacerbate racial disparities in cervical cancer incidence...
  5. doi request reprint What affects human papillomavirus vaccination rates? A qualitative analysis of providers' perceptions
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Boston University School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Womens Health Issues 22:e379-86. 2012
    ..To define factors that providers perceive as affecting their administration of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination in their clinical practices...
  6. doi request reprint Providers' attitudes toward human papillomavirus vaccination in young men: challenges for implementation of 2011 recommendations
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Mens Health 6:320-3. 2012
    ..Providers who did not offer vaccination felt that parents would not be interested in vaccinating sons and were largely unaware of serious HPV-related disease in males...
  7. pmc Adherence to conservative management recommendations for abnormal pap test results in adolescents
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 119:1157-63. 2012
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  8. doi request reprint Fathers' intentions to accept human papillomavirus vaccination for sons and daughters: exploratory findings from rural Honduras
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Int J Public Health 57:143-8. 2012
    ..We sought to determine the awareness of HPV vaccination among Honduran fathers, and to assess their intention to accept HPV vaccination for their sons and daughters...
  9. pmc Maternal support for human papillomavirus vaccination in Honduras
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:85-90. 2011
    ..We sought to determine Honduran women's awareness of HPV vaccination and interest in vaccinating their daughters against HPV...
  10. pmc Parents' opinions of mandatory human papillomavirus vaccination: does ethnicity matter?
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Womens Health Issues 20:420-6. 2010
    ..To explore parents' opinions of school-entry requirements for human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination...
  11. pmc Why do low-income minority parents choose human papillomavirus vaccination for their daughters?
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Pediatr 157:617-22. 2010
    ..To explore low-income minority parents' attitudes, intentions, and actions with regard to human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination for their daughters...
  12. pmc Impact of patient adherence and test performance on the cost-effectiveness of cervical cancer screening in developing countries: the case of Honduras
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University Medical Center, 85 E Concord St 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Womens Health Issues 20:35-42. 2010
    ..We examined the impact of patient adherence and screening test performance on the cost-effectiveness of visual inspection with acetic acid (VIA) and Pap smears when used with colposcopy for diagnosis...
  13. ncbi request reprint A community-based education program about cervical cancer improves knowledge and screening behavior in Honduran women
    Rebecca B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 22:187-93. 2007
    ..This study examined changes in knowledge and behavior after a community-based cervical cancer education program in Honduras...
  14. ncbi request reprint Comparison of visual inspection and Papanicolau (PAP) smears for cervical cancer screening in Honduras: should PAP smears be abandoned?
    R B Perkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 12:1018-25. 2007
    ..To compare visual inspection with acetic acid (VIA) to Papanicolau (PAP) smears in a community setting in a developing nation...