Is it essential to inform the positive donor? A 2-year study in a tertiary care hospital

@inproceedings{Suman2011IsIE,
  title={Is it essential to inform the positive donor? A 2-year study in a tertiary care hospital},
  author={Febe Renjitha Suman and Ramasamy Krishnamoorthy and Vinod Panicker and Steve Alexander and Setsuko Ida},
  booktitle={Journal of natural science, biology, and medicine},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND In India, screening of blood for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg), and hepatitis C virus (HCV) is mandatory before issue, but the donors are often not informed of their positive status.[1] The positive donors are always kept in dark. Is it essential to inform the positive donor? It is a debate still… CONTINUE READING