TITLE

New rapid HIV test opens Pandora's box of ethical concerns

AUTHOR(S)
Sibbald, Barbara
PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/30/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 11, p1600
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States concerns about the rapid screening HIV test approved by Health Canada. How it is the first HIV test possible outside a laboratory; False positive results, poor counseling and lack of proper consent which could occur; How the test could be abused by employers or family members.
ACCESSION #
3167983

 

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