HIV testing for pregnant women and newborns

June 1997
Mothering;Summer97, Issue 83, p40
Stresses the issues behind medical testing of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in pregnant women and newborns. The promotion of United States laws for voluntary HIV testing and counseling; Accuracy of the test; Accuracy of HIV test; Testing positive as not a proof of infection; Routine treatment of pregnant women and newborns subjected to HIV testing.


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