TITLE

General practitioners and management of infection with HIV

AUTHOR(S)
Anderson, Peter; Mayon-White, Richard
PUB. DATE
February 1988
SOURCE
British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);2/20/1988, Vol. 296 Issue 6621, p535
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Evaluates the general practitioners management of patients with HIV infection in Great Britain. Role of general practitioners in the management of patient with AIDS; Details on the component of the questionnaire; Method used in screening for HIV infection.
ACCESSION #
4848474

 

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