Funding for this research was provided by:
Danish International Development Agency
Text and Data Mining valid from 2020-03-31
Received: 13 August 2018
Accepted: 5 March 2020
First Online: 31 March 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical clearance has been obtained from the Institute Academic, Research Publications and Ethics Committee (IARPEC) in Tanzania, reference number ORCI/Researching/10/Vol.8/139. Informed consent was read to all study participants (Additional file InternalRef removed). Everyone signed the consent form and consented to having samples collected and being interview prior to the study starting. Women who tested HPV-positive were traced at home and informed of the results and will be treated in accordance with the standard of care in Tanzania. Additionally, all women who took part in the study were encouraged to attend follow-up screening to ensure they stay healthy.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.