Published in Hepatitis Weekly, November 6th, 2000
Lawrence Gostin of Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, DC, said the current rules "pose significant human rights burdens" and are not supported by recent data showing the risk of doctor-patient transmission is extremely low.
The guidelines are being evaluated under a routine review by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Gostin's proposal was published in the October 18, 2000, issue of...
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