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Public Health Service guidelines for counseling and antibody testing to prevent HIV infection and AIDS

  • Pascal James ImperatoJr

Abstract

These guidelines are the outgrowth of the 1986 recommendations published in the MMWR;l the report on the February 24–25,1987, Conference on Counseling and Testing;2 and a series of meetings with representatives from the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, the Association of State and Territorial Public Health Laboratory Directors, the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists, the National Association of County Health Officials, the United States Conference of Local Health Officers, and the National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse Directors.

Keywords

Human Immunodeficiency Virus Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection Human Immunodeficiency Virus Testing Human Immunodeficiency Virus Antibody Local Health Officer 
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© Medical Society of the State of New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Pascal James ImperatoJr
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  1. 1.The Medical Society of the State of New YorkLake SuccessUSA

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