TITLE

Trends in Diagnoses of HIV Infection in the United States, 2002-2011

AUTHOR(S)
Satcher Johnson, Anna; Hall, H. Irene; Xiaohong Hu; Lansky, Amy; Holtgrave, David R.; Mermin, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
July 2014
SOURCE
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;7/23/2014, Vol. 312 Issue 4, p432
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research on the trends in HIV diagnoses in the U.S. between 2002 and 2011. Topics discussed include the data gathered by the researchers from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the percentage change in HIV diagnosis rates, and the diagnosis attributed to heterosexual contact. Also mentioned are the expansion of HIV testing services, the implementation of HIV testing initiatives, and the decline in annual diagnosis rates.
ACCESSION #
97186204

 

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