HIV charity criticises NHS England over “homophobic” PrEP statementBMJ 2016; 354 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i4347 (Published 08 August 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;354:i4347
- Gareth Iacobucci
- The BMJ
The HIV and Aids charity the Terrence Higgins Trust has accused NHS England of issuing an “intentionally provocative” and “homophobic” statement in response to a court ruling that it holds responsibility for commissioning pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for preventing HIV.
As a result of the High Court verdict on 2 August, NHS England said that it could now not confirm funding for other specialised …