My Library

University LibraryCatalogue

For faster,
Use Lean
Get it now
Don't show me again
Limit search to items available for borrowing or consultation
Result Page: Previous Next
Can't find that book? Try BONUS+
Look for full text

Search Discovery

Search CARM Centre Catalogue

Search Trove

Add record to RefWorks

Cover Art
Author Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee on HIV Screening and Access to Care.

Title HIV screening and access to care : exploring barriers and facilitators to expanded HIV testing / Committee on HIV Screening and Access to Care, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.

Published Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2010.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xvi, 80 pages) : illustrations
Series NCBI BookShelf
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 47-55).
Contents Background -- CDC revised HIV testing guidelines -- Public workshop and literature review -- Laws, health coverage policies, and other policies that impede HIV testing -- Methods and policies to increase HIV testing and identification of HIV positive individuals -- Impact of opt-out HIV testing -- Closing remarks -- References -- Appendix A: Biographical Sketches of Committee Members -- Appendix B: Biographical Sketches of Workshop Speakers -- Appendix C: Workshop Agenda -- Appendix D: Workshop Attendees.
Summary "More than 200,000 people in the United States living with HIV/AIDS do not know they are infected. The Institute of Medicine's Committee on HIV Screening and Access to Care held a workshop and reviewed literature to explore barriers and facilitators to more widespread HIV testing. This book contains the committee's conclusions."--Publisher's description.
Other author Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice.
National Library of Medicine issuing body.
Subject HIV-positive persons -- Care -- Government policy -- United States.
HIV-positive persons -- Counseling of -- United States.
HIV infections -- United States.
AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- Counseling of -- United States.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9780309156622 (electronic bk.)
0309156629 (electronic bk.)
0309156610 (pbk.)
9780309156615 (pbk.)