Maximising the potential of voluntary counselling and testing for HIV: sexually transmitted infections and HIV epidemiology in a population testing for HIV and its implications for practice
Sexually Transmitted Infections, 06/21/2012
Wu H et al. – With higher rates of re–attendances and sexually transmitted infections (STIs), the voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) programme reached the population most at risk for HIV and STIs compared with other screening programmes in Taiwan. The potential of VCT programme can be maximised in the prevention and control of HIV infection and STIs by providing tests for more STIs and counselling to avoid use of recreational drugs and to promote safe sex.