[Refusal of prenatal HIV-testing: a case study in Abidjan (Côte d'Ivoire)].

@article{Lo2007RefusalOP,
  title={[Refusal of prenatal HIV-testing: a case study in Abidjan (C{\^o}te d'Ivoire)].},
  author={Annabel Desgr{\'e}es du Lo{\^u} and Hermann Brou and G{\'e}rard Djohan and Annick Tijou-Traor{\'e}},
  journal={Sante},
  year={2007},
  volume={17 3},
  pages={133-41}
}
One of the main obstacles to HIV prevention in Africa remains the insufficient number of HIV tests performed. The low percentage of individuals aware of their serostatus is due in part to the insufficient availability of HIV testing, but also to individuals' refusal to have the HIV test. Because affordable treatment is now available, it is possible to implement on a much greater scale programs of prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission, accompanied by the expansion of prenatal HIV… CONTINUE READING

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