This recently revised document discusses the rationale and recommendations for “opt-out” HIV testing in pregnancy. It explains how test results can be used to guide treatment for HIV in pregnancy in order to optimize outcomes for both mother and baby.
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), 2018
Prenatal Care and Education STDs including HIV
Clinical Guidelines/Expert Recommendations for Providers
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