Compass is a clinical trial comparing 3-yearly Pap test screening with 6- yearly Human Papillomavirus (HPV) screening. It is the first large scale clinical trial internationally to assess these screening tests in an HPV vaccinated population. It is being carried out in the state of Victoria by VCS in collaboration with UNSW Australia.
PapScreen Victoria aims to reduce the incidence of, and deaths from, cervical cancer. The PapScreen site is for women seeking information of Pap tests and cervical cancer. A section for health professionals is also now available.
The Cancer Council Victoria is an independent, volunteer-based charity whose mission is to lead, coordinate, implement and evaluate action to minimise the human cost of cancer for all Victorians. Its website contains detailed information about how to prevent the various types of cancer, as well as information for people with cancer.