HIV testing and linkage to services for youth

  title={HIV testing and linkage to services for youth},
  author={Ann E. Kurth and Michelle Lally and Augustine Talumba Choko and Irene Inwani and J. Dennis Fortenberry},
  booktitle={Journal of the International AIDS Society},
INTRODUCTION HIV testing is the portal to serostatus knowledge that can empower linkage to care for HIV treatment and HIV prevention. However, young people's access to HIV testing is uneven worldwide. The objective of this paper is to review the context and concerns faced by youth around HIV testing in low- as well as high-income country settings. DISCUSSION HIV testing is a critical entry point for primary and secondary prevention as well as care and treatment for young people including key… CONTINUE READING
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