HIV doc shortage may block access to care

February 2009
Hospice Management Advisor;Feb2009, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p20
The article focuses on the potential problem brought by the shortage of HIV doctors in the medical industry. A recent study conducted by the HIV Medicine Association (HIVMA) shows that the recruitment of HIV physicians is very difficult for the health sectors. It also provides a discussion on the possible factors contributing to the problem in the shortage of HIV doctors.


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