Opt-out of Voluntary HIV Testing: A Singapore Hospital's Experience

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Chua, Arlene C. ; Leo, Yee Sin ; Cavailler, Philippe ; Chu, Christine ; Ng, Aloysius ; Ng, Oon Tek ; Krishnan, Prabha (2012)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS ONE, volume 7, issue 4 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0034663, pmc: PMC3321033
  • Subject: Research Article | Biology | Clinical Research Design | Infectious Diseases | Medicine | Viral Diseases | Q | Epidemiology | R | Population Biology | HIV | Science | Public Health
    mesheuropmc: virus diseases

INTRODUCTION: Since 2008, the Singapore Ministry of Health (MOH) has expanded HIV testing by increasing anonymous HIV test sites, as well as issuing a directive to hospitals to offer routine voluntary opt out inpatient HIV testing. We reviewed this program implemented a... View more
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