HIV testing: the danger of keeping secrets

McElveen, Helen
April 2013
British Journal of General Practice;Apr2013, Vol. 63 Issue 609, p201
Academic Journal
In this article, the author reflects on keeping secrets from patients who might be at risk of Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) positive test will result in critical situation. He mentions that HIV tests performed by sexual health services are not properly communicated to primary care physicians. He states that it is necessary to encourage people for the treatment and prognosis of HIV infection.


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