Missed Opportunities for Repeat HIV Testing in Pregnancy

The authors conducted a retrospective cohort study at a hospital in Baltimore, Maryland to determine if women received a second HIV test and to compare HIV retesting with mandated syphilis retesting. They share their findings and recommendations for improving the uptake of repeat HIV testing among pregnant women.


Liao C, Golden WC, Anderson JR, Coleman JS. Missed opportunities for repeat HIV testing in pregnancy: Implications for elimination of mother-to-child transmission in the United States. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2017 Jan;31(1):20-26.


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