Published in AIDS Weekly, June 12th, 2006
Study 1: HIV testing uptake is higher among sexually transmitted disease-uninfected persons attending a genitourinary clinic.
"Bacterial sexually transmitted infections (STIs) may be markers of high-risk sexual activity. Counseling for these infections provides an opportunity for promoting HIV testing," scientists in England report.
According to K. Manavi and colleagues at Whittall St. Clinic in Birmingham, "The aim of the present study was to compare the uptake of HIV testing between patients with gonorrhea or chlamydial infections and those...
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