Counseling and testing TB patients for HIV: evaluation of three implementation models in Kinshasa, Congo.

@article{Rie2008CounselingAT,
  title={Counseling and testing TB patients for HIV: evaluation of three implementation models in Kinshasa, Congo.},
  author={Annelies van Rie and Mulangu Sabue and Nicole M Jarrett and Daniel J Westreich and Frieda Mtf Behets and Jacques Kokolomani and E R Bahati},
  journal={The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease},
  year={2008},
  volume={12 3 Suppl 1},
  pages={
          73-8
        }
}
SETTING Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. OBJECTIVES To evaluate the implementation of three models of provider-initiated HIV counseling and testing (CT) for tuberculosis (TB) patients. METHODS HIV CT was offered to all TB patients aged > or =18 months registered for treatment at three project clinics between August 2004 and June 2005. HIV CT was performed at the TB clinic, the health center or the freestanding voluntary counseling and testing (VCT) center. HIV-infected patients… CONTINUE READING

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