Since August 1999, New York has required expedited human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing of pregnant women in labor or their newborns, with results available within 48 hours if no intrapregnancy test result was available. We documented the frequency and circumstances of expedited HIV testing, the time required for a result to be available, and hospital factors associated with different intervals.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Obstetrics and gynecology|
|Publication status||Published - May 2003|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Obstetrics and Gynecology