> Rapid AIDS tests that yield results in 20 minutes
> have revolutionized outreach counseling and greatly
> improved efforts aimed at slowing the spread of
> Some AIDS outreach workers are wary.
> They believe that people who test positive should
> hear the news from counselors, who can cushion the
> shock, direct them to medical care and explain the
> precautions that are needed to avoid infecting
They want to control their proprietary positions, their
proprietary jobs. It's like an industry.
Saturday, November 19, 2005
...many people who suspect that they have been infected do not feel comfortable walking into AIDS clinics - or even confiding in family doctors.
Posted by theszak at Saturday, November 19, 2005