Task force recommends widespread HIV screening

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force has updated its guidelines to recommend that all patients ages 15 to 65 undergo HIV screening regardless of whether they are considered to be at risk. The task force said identifying and addressing HIV in asymptomatic individuals may benefit the general public. It has also renewed its call for the screening of all pregnant women to help prevent mother-to-child transmission. The recommendations appear in the Annals of Internal Medicine.

View Full Article in:

InternalMedicineNews.com (free registration) · Medscape (free registration)

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Product Development Manager, Disposable Medical Products
ASAHI INTECC, Orange County CA R&D Center
Santa Ana, CA
Neurovascular Intervention Product Sales Rep, North East
ASAHI INTECC
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Vice President of Regulatory Affairs
Pentec Health
Boothwyn, PA
Sr Coordinator Clinical Research (US/TA/00/0073/SL) - 1400000AQX
Abbott
Santa Clara, CA
Senior Director, Biostatistics
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA