Using protection motivation theory to explain the intention to initiate human papillomavirus vaccination among men who have sex with men in China

Huang, Ruonan, Wang, Zhenyu, Yuan, Tanwei, Nadarzynski, Tom, Qian, Han-Zhu, Li, Peiyang, Meng, Xiaojun, Wang, Guanghui, Zhou, Yepeng, Luo, Danyang, Wang, Ying, Cai, Yong and Zou, Huachun 2021. Forthcoming. Using protection motivation theory to explain the intention to initiate human papillomavirus vaccination among men who have sex with men in China. Tumour Virus Research. 12 200222. Advanced online publication. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tvr.2021.200222

TitleUsing protection motivation theory to explain the intention to initiate human papillomavirus vaccination among men who have sex with men in China
TypeJournal article
AuthorsHuang, Ruonan, Wang, Zhenyu, Yuan, Tanwei, Nadarzynski, Tom, Qian, Han-Zhu, Li, Peiyang, Meng, Xiaojun, Wang, Guanghui, Zhou, Yepeng, Luo, Danyang, Wang, Ying, Cai, Yong and Zou, Huachun
Abstract

Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and related diseases are common among men who have sex with men (MSM). The most effective prevention is HPV vaccination. In China, however, men are not included in the HPV vaccination plan. We investigated the intention to initiate HPV vaccination and associated factors among MSM in China. Methods We surveyed 563 unvaccinated MSM aged 18 or older from six cities in China. Participants completed an electronic questionnaire about demographics, knowledge of and attitude towards HPV and HPV vaccine, intention to initiate HPV vaccination, willingness to recommend HPV vaccine to peers, feeling about government policy about HPV vaccination. We used the structural equation modeling (SEM) to analyze factors associated with HPV vaccine intention. Results The knowledge of HPV and HPV vaccine among participants was low. The mean score of knowledge about HPV and HPV vaccine was only 1.59 (range 0–11). The intention to initiate HPV vaccination within 6 months among participants was moderate (43.3% in total, 18.1% for ‘very high' and 25.2% for ‘above average').

KeywordsIntention, Men who have sex with men,Human Papillomavirus Vaccine
Article number200222
JournalTumour Virus Research
Journal citation12
ISSN2666-6790
Year2021
PublisherElsevier
Accepted author manuscript
License
CC BY-NC-ND 4.0
File Access Level
Open (open metadata and files)
Publisher's version
License
CC BY-NC-ND 4.0
File Access Level
Open (open metadata and files)
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tvr.2021.200222
PubMed ID34175495
Publication dates
Published online25 Jun 2021
Published in printDec 2021

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