Published Online: May 28, 2012. doi:10.1001/archinternmed.2012.1744
Author Contributions: Ms Fetterman and Dr Kinney had full access to all of the data in the study and take responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis. Study concept and design: Castle and Fetterman. Acquisition of data: Fetterman, Poitras, Lorey, and Kinney. Analysis and interpretation of data: Castle. Drafting of the manuscript: Castle and Kinney. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Castle, Fetterman, Poitras, and Lorey. Statistical analysis: Castle and Fetterman. Administrative, technical, and material support: Fetterman and Lorey.
Financial Disclosure: Dr Castle serves on a data and safety monitoring board for Merck. Dr Castle has received HPV tests and testing for research at reduced or no cost from Qiagen and Roche.
Funding/Support: The American Cancer Society provided financial support to Dr Kinney.
Role of the Sponsor: The funder played no role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; and preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript.
Additional Contributions: Michael Allerton, MS, Jane Hrynkow, and Leo Hurley, MPH (KPNC), assisted in acquiring the data for this report.