Counseling and Antibody Testing to Prevent HIV Infection

Levine, Carol
May 1989
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;5/5/89, Vol. 261 Issue 17, p2501
Academic Journal
Comments on an article 'Comparison of HIV-Antibody Prevalence in Patients Consenting and Declining HIV-Antibody Testing in an STD Clinic,' by Harry F. Hull and colleagues from the University of Mexico School of Law and published in a 1988 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association. Possible outcome of seeking informed consent in the medical setting; Ethical issues surrounding a patient's refusal to be tested.


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