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New CDC Strategies Focus on HIV Prevention

KEY POINT

Increased HIV screenings in both medical and nonmedical settings are key strategies announced by CDC in April as part of an initiative to decrease HIV transmission.

SOURCES

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Advancing HIV prevention: new strategies for a changing epidemic—United States, 2003. MMWR. 2003;52:329–32.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Revised guidelines for HIV counseling, testing, and referral: technical expert panel review of CDC HIV counseling, testing, and referral guidelines. MMWR. 2001;50(RR19).

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