A qualitative exploration of the human resource policy implications of voluntary counselling and testing scale-up in Kenya: applying a model for policy analysis
- STANDING UP TO STIGMA: TALKING WITH THE CATF TESTING TEAM ABOUT MYTHS REGARDING HIV TESTING. // Outlook Weekly;5/1/2008, Vol. 12 Issue 44, p18
The article discusses the reasons why people refuse to get tested for HIV as explained by the HIV testing team at the Columbus AIDS Task Force. The first reason presented is the dislike of people to be known that they have been tested for HIV. It is said that Ohio is among the few remaining...
- HIV public policy should target routine testing, access to care. Volansky, Rob // Infectious Disease News;Jun2009, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p6
The article focuses on a joint position paper on the need for universal coverage of testing for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), issued by the American College of Physicians and the HIV Medicine Association of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.
- Optimal Diagnostic Tests in Primary HIV-1 Infection. Sadovsky, Richard // American Family Physician;9/15/2001, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p1091
Presents an abstract of the study `Diagnosis of Primary HIV-1 Infection,' by E.S Daar et al., from the January 2, 2001 issue of the `Annals of Internal Medicine.'
- Clinical Implications of Identifying Non-B Subtypes of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1... Walter, Elizabeth A.; Gilliam, Bruce; Delmar, Judy A.; Spooner, Katherine; Morris, Joseph T.; Aronson, Naomi; Wegner, Scott A.; Michael, Nelson L.; Jagodzinski, Linda L. // Clinical Infectious Diseases;9/1/2000, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p798
Presents the clinical implications of identifying non-B subtypes of HIV-type 1 infection. Identification of non-B subtypes of HIV-type 1 based on the low or undetected viral load; Heterogeneity among HIV-type 1 isolates; Three major phylogenetic groups of HIV; Prevalence and geographic...
- When does it pay to screen for HIV? // Patient Care;9/15/1993, Vol. 27 Issue 14, p183
Presents an abstract on the article `Who should be screened for HIV infection? A cost-effective analysis,' by B.D. McCarthy et al., published in the journal Archives of Internal Medicine, volume 153, 1993 issue. Hypothetical cohort of asymptomatic patients; Comparison of two strategies on HIV...
- HIV diagnoses rates decrease overall, increase among young males. // AHA News;7/25/2014, Vol. 50 Issue 15, p2
The article reports on the 33% decrease to 16.1 per 100,000 people in the annual human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) diagnosis rate in the U.S. between 2002 and 2011.
- Mandatory HIV Testing Intensifies Across America. Brownworth, Victoria A. // Advocate;9/10/91, Issue 585, p40
Focuses on the legal and financial implications raised by mandatory HIV antibody testing in the U.S. Increase in the number of legislation regarding mandatory AIDS testing; Acceptance of these mandatory-testing laws; Areas where AIDS testing are implemented; Government's guidelines and public...
- Routine HIV screening. Kondro, Wayne // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/8/2013, Vol. 185 Issue 1, pE39
The article reports that the U.S. Preventive Services Task Forces has urged to American population to get tested for HIV infections.
- Wider HIV testing. Eggertson, Laura // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/9/2013, Vol. 185 Issue 10, pE467
The article focuses on the recommendations of the U. S. Preventive Services Task Force for every individual between the ages of 15 to 65 to take HIV tests.