HIV Testing policies in the WHO European region

HIV pre-test information, discussion or counselling? A review of guidance relevant to the WHO European Region 
S. A. Bell, V. Delpech, D. Raben, J. Casabona, N. Tsereteli and J. de Wit
Feb 2016;27(2):97-104. doi: 10.1177/0956462415584468

Delayed linkage to care in one-third of HIV-positive individuals in the Netherlands 
M. G. van Veen, S. C. Trienekens, T. Heijman, H. M. Gotz, S. Zaheri, G. Ladbury, J. de Wit, J. S. Fennema, F. de Wolf and M. A. van der Sande
Dec 2015;91(8):603-9. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2014-051980 Epub 2015 May 11

The HIV treatment cascade in acutely infected people: informing global guidelines 
S. E. Rutstein, C. J. Sellers, J. Ananworanich and M. S. Cohen
Nov 2015;10(6):395-402. doi: 10.1097/coh.0000000000000193

HIV/AIDS prevalence in Israeli prisons: Is there a need for universal screening? 
Z. Mor, J. R. Eisenberg, I. Grotto and D. Tishler-Aurkin
Nov 2015;36(4):484-90. doi: 10.1057/jphp.2015.21 Epub 2015 Jul 23

IAPAC Guidelines for Optimizing the HIV Care Continuum for Adults and Adolescents 

Nov-Dec 2015;14 Suppl 1():S3-S34. doi: 10.1177/2325957415613442

[More efficient testing policy at STI clinics] 
A. W. Suijkerbuijk, E. A. Over, F. D. Koedijk, B. H. van Benthem, M. A. van der Sande and A. K. Lugner
2014;158():A6980. doi:

Models of care and delivery 
J. Lundgren
2014;17(4 Suppl 3):19494. doi: 10.7448/ias.17.4.19494

2014 European Guideline on HIV testing 
D. Gokengin, A. M. Geretti, J. Begovac, A. Palfreeman, M. Stevanovic, O. Tarasenko and K. Radcliffe
Sep 2014;25(10):695-704. doi: 10.1177/0956462414531244 Epub 2014 Apr 22

Achieving improvements across the HIV treatment cascade: a clinical management algorithm based on IAPAC's entry into and retention in care and antiretroviral therapy adherence guidelines 
J. M. Zuniga and B. Young
Jan-Feb 2013;12(1):15-7. doi: 10.1177/1545109712459805

Conclusions from the HIV in Europe Copenhagen 2012 Conference and ways forward: working together for optimal HIV testing and earlier care 
D. Raben, V. Delpech, J. de Wit, A. Sullivan, J. V. Lazarus, N. Dedes, T. Coenen and J. Lundgren
Oct 2013;14 Suppl 3():1-5. doi: 10.1111/hiv.12062

Testing for HIV during pregnancy: 5 years after changing German pregnancy guidelines 
F. Pauly, A. L. Freese, M. Golic, W. Henrich and K. Weizsaecker
Jul 2013;288(1):29-32. doi: 10.1007/s00404-013-2744-9

Indicator condition-guided HIV testing in Europe: a step forward to HIV control 
F. Blasi and A. Matteelli
Sep 2013;42(3):572-5. doi: 10.1183/09031936.00179412

"E" is for everything else, not least for expanding HIV testing in Europe 
J. V. Lazarus and J. D. Lundgren
Sep 1 2012;90(9):634-634A. doi: 10.2471/blt.12.106740

Auditing national HIV guidelines and policies: The United Kingdom CD4 Surveillance Scheme 
A. E. Brown, M. M. Kall, R. D. Smith, Z. Yin, A. Hunter, A. Hunter and V. C. Delpech
2012;6():149-55. doi: 10.2174/1874613601206010149

Improvement is needed in the documentation and HIV testing of children of HIV-positive women 
N. Astill, P. Anderson, A. Winter, R. Nandwani, R. Fox and A. MacConnachie
Jan 2012;23(1):55-6. doi: 10.1258/ijsa.2009.009329

An audit highlighting a lack of awareness of the UK national guidelines for HIV testing, 2008 
L. Mitchell, S. A. Bushby and M. Chauhan
Dec 2011;22(12):753-4. doi: 10.1258/ijsa.2009.009244


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