Advances in Social Behavior Research

Advances in Social Behavior Research

Vol. 2, 01 March 2023

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The Factors and Benefits of HPV Vaccination on Males

Yutao Liang * 1
1 School of Communication, The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

* Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.

Advances in Humanities Research, Vol. 2, 277-284
Published 01 March 2023. © 2023 The Author(s). Published by EWA Publishing
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Citation Yutao Liang. The Factors and Benefits of HPV Vaccination on Males. LNEP (2023) Vol. 2: 277-284. DOI: 10.54254/2753-7048/2/2022462.


A common globally infection source transmited by sex is human papillomavirus (HPV) , and vaccines are an effective means of suppression. Although men have played an essential role in HPV transmission, low vaccination intention of the male has been found. Studies of male HPV vaccination acceptance have focused on exploration variables to research predictors that influence the willingness. Most studies have involved only a few variables and lack systematic integration. The report explored cues to actions, perceived barriers, and advantages of male vaccination issues from the perspective of factors influencing male HPV vaccination by reviewing the literature. The study found that cues to actions containing the parents' attitude, the media and health care workers as the source and its narrative, the acceptance of their peers, coverage of health insurance, as well as the benefits of prevention as the primary purpose are closely associated with vaccination. Low levels of knowledge, low degree of risk perception, shame, and skepticism might interfere with male vaccination as the main blocks. This result would be conducive to the targeted promotion of HPV jab and the rise of the vaccination rate among men of the appropriate age.


human papillomavirus, males, vaccination.


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Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Educational Innovation and Philosophical Inquiries (ICEIPI 2022), Part I
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