Draft guidelines favor name reporting, but permit coded IDs.

  title={Draft guidelines favor name reporting, but permit coded IDs.},
  journal={AIDS policy & law},
  volume={13 22},
          1, 8
  • Published in AIDS policy & law 1998
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have issued long-awaited draft guidelines for HIV case surveillance. The guidelines recommend that States use names to track cases, but CDC pledges to provide technical assistance to continue or establish HIV case surveillance systems, regardless of whether cases are recorded by names or coded identifiers. A number of groups are opposed to the guidelines, claiming they are tilted too heavily against surveillance via unique identifiers. The… CONTINUE READING

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