Current Status of Laboratory Testing for HIV in the Philippines

@inproceedings{Geraldino2009CurrentSO,
  title={Current Status of Laboratory Testing for HIV in the Philippines},
  author={Nelson T. Geraldino},
  year={2009}
}
Prevalence of HIV infection in the Philippines remains low. This may be partly due to reliance on passive reporting for surveillance. The algorithm for laboratory testing for HIV infection has become more stringent in the sense that the screening assays are repeated in the confirmatory centers, before Western Blot is performed. This has been due to the high… CONTINUE READING