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HIV self-testing may be key to stopping epidemic
HIV self-testing may be key to stopping epidemic

(April 5, 2013 - Insidermedicine)

From Montreal - Self-testing for HIV may be key to controlling the virus's epidemic, according to a report published in PLoS Medicine. Researchers conducted a meta-analysis, covering 21 studies worldwide that examined both supervised and unsupervised oral HIV self-testing. Results showed that both types of testing were highly accepted. In fact, people actually preferred self-testing to facility-based testing, and the oral test to blood-based tests

 
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