HIV Among Pregnant Women, Infants and Children in the United States
June 23, 2015
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Slide set: HIV Surveillance in Women
Mother to Child Transmission Resources (AIDS Education and Training Centers)
Women, Children, and HIV (University of California, San Francisco)
Cervical Cancer and HIV (SmartGlobalHealth.org)
- The remaining 25% are categorized as "other," which includes hemophilia, blood transfusion, and risk factor not reported or not identified.
- Hispanics/Latinos can be of any race.
- Opt-out HIV testing: Pregnant women are told that an HIV test will be included in the standard group of prenatal tests (that is, tests given to all pregnant women), and that they may decline the test. Unless they decline, they will receive an HIV test.
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