Sero-prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) among voluntary counseling and testing (VCT) clients in Burie Health Center, West Gojjam, Ethiopia.

@article{Biadglegne2010SeroprevalenceOH,
  title={Sero-prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) among voluntary counseling and testing (VCT) clients in Burie Health Center, West Gojjam, Ethiopia.},
  author={Fantahun Biadglegne and Yeshambel Belyhun and Belay Tessema},
  journal={Ethiopian medical journal},
  year={2010},
  volume={48 2},
  pages={149-56}
}
BACKGROUND VCT is a key component of the HIV/AIDS prevention and control interventions in Ethiopia. However, very little is known about the profile and HIV prevalence among VCT clients, in Burie, west Gojjam. Therefore, this study was aimed to assess sero-prevalence of HIV infection among VCT clients and to describe their socio-demographic profile. METHODS A retrospective analysis of data taken from VCT clients' records in Burie health center, west Gojjam, Ethiopia from September 1, 2006 to… CONTINUE READING