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Table 2 Cervical cancer averted under the base case vaccination strategy for each targeted cohort separately

From: Vaccination of boys or catch-up of girls above 11 years of age with the HPV-16/18 AS04-adjuvanted vaccine: where is the greatest benefit for cervical cancer prevention in Italy?

Vaccination strategies Cervical cancer prevented vs. screening only
Primary vaccination
70 % 11-year-old girls vaccinated 1,146
Catch-up programmes
70 % 15-year-old girls vaccinated 1,082
70 % 25-year-old women vaccinated 788
Boys vaccination (maximum potential benefit among 11-year-olds)
70 % 11-year-old boys vaccinated 491