Frequency of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing in urban vs. rural areas of the United States: Results from a nationally-representative sample

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p681
Academic Journal
The article offers information on a study conducted by the authors comparing HIV testing in rural with urban areas of the U.S. It states that 257,895 respondents were there in the study and HIV testing ranged from 32.2 percent in rural population to 43.6 percent among people living in urban areas. It reports that HIV testing did not change in both settings following the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommendation for testing.


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