TITLE

Trends in HIV Testing Among Pregnant Women: United States, 1994-1999

AUTHOR(S)
Lansky, Amy; Jones, Jeffrey L.; Frey, Robert L.; Lindegren, Mary Lou
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
American Journal of Public Health;Aug2001, Vol. 91 Issue 8, p1291
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Conclusions. After implementation of the guidelines, the percentage of pregnant women tested for HIV increased, although nearly half had not been tested. More efforts are needed to encourage women to undergo testing for HIV during pregnancy, thus maximizing opportunities for offering antiretroviral therapy. (Am J Public Health. 2001;91:1291-1293)
ACCESSION #
4905311

 

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