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HIV testing: the boundaries. a survey of HIV testing practices and barriers to more widespread testing in a British teaching hospital

Partridge, D.G.; Collini, P.; McKendrick, M.W.

International Journal of Std and Aids 20(6): 427-428


ISSN/ISBN: 0956-4624
PMID: 19451332
DOI: 10.1258/ijsa.2008.008467
Accession: 053464699

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A survey of HIV testing practices among registrars of all admitting specialties within Sheffield Teaching Hospitals National Health Service Trust was performed in 2007. Respondents from most specialties tested patients for HIV infrequently and several barriers were identified, which prevented testing even when the diagnosis was considered.

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