Antenatal clinics fail HIV mothers

BMJ 1999; 318 doi: (Published 16 January 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:145
  1. Annabel Ferriman
  1. BMJ

    The United Kingdom is failing pregnant women because antenatal HIV testing is “a lottery,” writes Dr Angus Nicoll of the Public Health Laboratory Service (PHLS) Communicable Disease Surveillance Centre, in the Journal of Medical Screening this week (1999;5:170-1).

    Most pregnant women who are infected with HIV remain …

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