Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, September 21st, 2003
"The WHO [World Health Organization] clinical case definition for pediatric HIV infection has been designed to be used in countries where diagnostic laboratory resources are limited," scientists in the Netherlands explained.
In their study, C.L. Vangend and colleagues at the University of Groningen Hospital "evaluated the WHO case definition to determine whether it is a useful instrument to discriminate between HIV-positive and HIV-negative children."
"In addition, clinical features not included in this case...
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