Late Presentation of HIV Infection: Prevalence, Trends, and the Role of HIV Testing Strategies in Guangzhou, China, 2008–2013

@inproceedings{Cheng2016LatePO,
  title={Late Presentation of HIV Infection: Prevalence, Trends, and the Role of HIV Testing Strategies in Guangzhou, China, 2008–2013},
  author={Weibin Cheng and Weiming Tang and Zhi-gang Han and Thitikarn May Tangthanasup and Fei Zhong and Faju Qin and Huifang Xu},
  booktitle={BioMed research international},
  year={2016}
}
Background. The prevalence, trends, and the role of different HIV testing strategies in late presentation of HIV infection in China were unknown. Methods. Data of newly reported HIV cases in Guangzhou between 2008 and 2013 was analyzed to examine the prevalence, trends, and characteristics of late presentation of HIV infection by three types of HIV testing strategies. Results. Overall, 53.2% (1412/2653) and 27.3% (724/2653) met the criteria of late presentation and presentation with advanced… CONTINUE READING

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