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Spanish chemists will offer HIV tests to members of public in pilot project

BMJ 2008; 337 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.a3004 (Published 15 December 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;337:a3004
  1. María de Lago
  1. 1Madrid

    Thirty five pharmacies in the province of Barcelona will carry out rapid HIV tests for free, in a pilot project aiming to increase access to tests for people from vulnerable groups and to avoid delay in diagnosis.

    The project, to start in the first quarter of 2009, will run for at least six months in 23 municipalities with populations from 30 000 to 50 000, most of them around Barcelona city. It is being organised by Rafael Borràs, a member of the governing council of the Barcelona …

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