Sheryl B Lyss
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Detecting unsuspected HIV infection with a rapid whole-blood HIV test in an urban emergency departmentSheryl B Lyss
National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 44:435-42. 2007..To evaluate and compare HIV screening and provider-referred diagnostic testing as strategies for detecting undiagnosed HIV infection in an urban emergency department (ED)...
- Emergency department HIV screening with rapid tests: a cost comparison of alternative modelsAngela B Hutchinson
Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
AIDS Educ Prev 23:58-69. 2011..Our findings suggest that a hybrid model should be favored over either a supplemental staff or existing staff model in terms of cost per outcome achieved...
- Revised recommendations for HIV testing of adults, adolescents, and pregnant women in health-care settingsBernard M Branson
Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention proposed, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
MMWR Recomm Rep 55:1-17; quiz CE1-4. 2006..Repeat screening in the third trimester is recommended in certain jurisdictions with elevated rates of HIV infection among pregnant women...
- Implementing an HIV and sexually transmitted disease screening program in an emergency departmentAbigail Silva
Sinai Urban Health Institute, Sinai Health System, Mount Sinai Hospital, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
Ann Emerg Med 49:564-72. 2007..We assess the feasibility, effectiveness, and cost of routinely recommended HIV/sexually transmitted disease screening in an urban emergency department (ED)...
- Adult and pediatric emergency department sexually transmitted disease and HIV screening: programmatic overview and outcomesSupriya D Mehta
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Acad Emerg Med 14:250-8. 2007..To measure the prevalence of gonorrhea, chlamydia, and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection among emergency department (ED) patients who accept screening, and to assess treatment outcomes and risks for infection...