A Summary of Evidence of the Importance of Specific Written Consent and Pre-test Counseling in HIV Testing

Help us make the case for equality.

DONATE NOW

Find Your State

From "Increasing Access to Voluntary HIV Testing"
Backgrounder

Date

Date: 
03/08/2007

Excerpt:

"Increasing the numbers of people living with undiagnosed HIV who get tested, so that they will learn their status and get into care earlier, has our support. But expanded testing should be done with specific, written consent and after some counseling, for the reasons summarized below...."