Canada: Vancouver Ups War on HIV -- Wants to Expand Testing in Bid to End the Disease
July 24, 2012
Vancouver public health officials want to expand HIV/AIDS testing to every sexually active person who visits a family physician or is admitted to a hospital emergency department. Vancouver is the first Canadian city to advocate routine HIV testing in these settings; the push for it comes in the final year of a four-year program.
This article was provided by CDC National Prevention Information Network. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update.
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