HIV Testing in Health-Care Settings. Revised Recommendations for HIV Testing of Adults, Adolescents, and Pregnant Women in Health-Care Settings U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention September 2006. About this Presentation.
HIV Testing in Health-Care Settings
Revised Recommendations for HIV Testing of Adults, Adolescents, and Pregnant Women in Health-Care Settings
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
These slides were developed using the September 2006 HIV Testing Guidelines. The intended audience is clinicians involved in the care of patients with HIV.
Users are cautioned that due to the rapidly changing field of HIV care, this information could become out of date quickly. Finally, it is intended that these slides be used as prepared, without changes in either content or attribution. Users are asked to honor this intent.
Increase HIV screening in health-care settings
Foster earlier detection of HIV infection
Identify and counsel persons with unrecognized HIV infection
Link HIV-infected persons to clinical and prevention services
Further reduce perinatal HIV transmission
Routine HIV screening for:
For women whose HIV status is unknown at time of delivery: