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1 in 3 GPs offer HPV screening outside guidelines, study shows

One third of GPs are ignoring HPV screening guidelines, admitting they screen women as often as they request, a survey shows.

As cervical screening experts continue to warn about the number of eligible women overdue for testing, the survey of 600 GPs and obstetrician-gynaecologists suggests that testing outside guidelines is common.

Read the article in Australian Doctor (subscriber-only) and read the full paper.