HIV Screening of Pregnant Women and Newborns (Paperback)

HIV Screening of Pregnant Women and Newborns By Institute of Medicine, Committee on Prenatal and Newborn Screen, Leslie M. Hardy (Editor) Cover Image


Proposals for screening pregnant women and newborns for HIV infection have provoked much controversy. This volume analyzes the possible goals of such screening programs and assesses whether these goals can currently be achieved. It also provides guidance to policymakers in developing and implementing sound screening policy.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780309078610
ISBN-10: 030907861X
Publisher: National Academies Press
Publication Date: February 1st, 1991
Pages: 158
Language: English