Pilot study of expedited HIV-1 testing of women in labor at an inner-city hospital in New York City.

@article{Webber2001PilotSO,
  title={Pilot study of expedited HIV-1 testing of women in labor at an inner-city hospital in New York City.},
  author={Mayris P Webber and Penelope A. Demas and Elizabeth Limouze Enriquez and Rishi Shanker and William R Oleszko and Sally T Beatrice and Ellie E. Schoenbaum},
  journal={American journal of perinatology},
  year={2001},
  volume={18 1},
  pages={49-57}
}
To evaluate the feasibility of offering voluntary counseling and expedited human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing to women in labor, and to assess the characteristics of two rapid HIV assays compared with results from an expedited standard enzyme immunoassay (EIA), with Western blot confirmation, as indicated, we undertook a pilot study immediately… CONTINUE READING