TITLE

Rapid HIV testing urged in the United States

AUTHOR(S)
Josefson, Deborah
PUB. DATE
April 1998
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);04/04/98, Vol. 316 Issue 7137, p1039
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the proposition of the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to doctors to start screening patients with a rapid human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) test. Estimated number of HIV tests performed in the United States a year; Information about the two laborious process of HIV screening; Advantages offered by the single use diagnostic system (SUDS), a rapid HIV test.
ACCESSION #
494624

 

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