HIV Screening Rates among Medicaid Enrollees Diagnosed with Other Sexually Transmitted Infections

@inproceedings{Adekeye2016HIVSR,
  title={HIV Screening Rates among Medicaid Enrollees Diagnosed with Other Sexually Transmitted Infections},
  author={Oluwatoyosi A. Adekeye and Winston E. Abara and Junjun Xu and Joel Lee and George Rust and David Satcher},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2016}
}
INTRODUCTION Approximately 20 million new sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are diagnosed yearly in the United States costing the healthcare system an estimated $16 billion in direct medical expenses. The presence of other STIs increases the risk of HIV transmission. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has long recommended routine HIV… CONTINUE READING