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Pilot testing of an online training module about screening for acute HIV infection in adult patients seeking urgent healthcare

Abstract:

Background

Acute HIV infection (AHI) is the phase of HIV infection immediately after acquisition, during which many patients develop symptoms and often seek healthcare. However, clinicians in sub-Saharan Africa are not currently taught about AHI.

Methods

This study pilot-tested a self-directed AHI training module among clinical officers (COs) in coastal Kenya and assessed knowledge gained and challenges to instituting screening. The training module included four d...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1093/inthealth/ihy077

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International AIDS Vaccine Initiative More from this funder
Sub-Saharan African Network for TB/HIV Research Excellence More from this funder
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
International Health Journal website
Volume:
11
Issue:
2
Pages:
93–100
Publication date:
2018-11-02
Acceptance date:
2018-10-24
DOI:
EISSN:
1876-3405
ISSN:
1876-3413
Pubs id:
pubs:943694
URN:
uri:2f006279-7dff-4583-840b-9715fc65ad32
UUID:
uuid:2f006279-7dff-4583-840b-9715fc65ad32
Local pid:
pubs:943694

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