Which HPV vaccine schedule do I follow? (Beta)

Last updated 4 years ago First published 15 February, 2017

Algorithm test for 2017 ACIP schedule for HPV (United States)

Health English Rating: ALL ages Shortest path: 5 nodes Longest path: 9 nodes Possible solutions: 6
Eugene Beronilla Background in infectious diseases; currently Manager of education, training, and outreach for local immunization program
Transcription
  • Did the patient have any HPV shots before today? No, patient did not have a previous HPV shot. Yes, patient had a previous HPV shot.
  • Was the first shot before the age of 15? No, the first shot was age 15 or older. Yes, the first shot was before the age of 15.
  • Complete series of dose 2 at 1-2 months, and dose 3 at 6 months.
  • How many doses did the patient receive? 2 doses before the age of 15. One dose, before the age of 15.
  • Give the 2nd dose at least 5 months after the date of first dose.
  • Were the doses at least 5 months apart? Yes, two doses at least 5 months apart. No, dose 2 was given less than 5 months after dose 1.
  • No additional doses. HPV series is complete..
  • Give dose 3 at least 12 weeks after dose 2 AND at least 5 months after dose 1.
  • What is the patient's current age? The patient is 9-14 years of age. The patient is 15-26 years of age.
  • Give dose one today, dose 2 at least 5 months from today.
  • Give one dose today (then dose 2 at 1-2 months, dose 3 at 6 months).