World AIDS Day (5) WHO: Innovative WHO HIV testing recommendations aim to expand treatment coverage (3)

29 November, 2019

It is an interesting approach to increase HIV-testing. However, is the OraQuick ® HIV Self-Test accessible and/ or affordable to high risk groups in low and middle income countries. [*see note below]

HIFA profile: Beyene Meressa is a lecturer at Mekelle University, Ethiopia. Professional interests: research in priority health problems and project design and implementation improve public health. beyene2006m@gmail.com

[*Note from HIFA moderator (Neil PW): The following policy brief should help answer this. WHO recommends HIV self-testing – evidence update and considerations for success.

https://web-prod.who.int/publications-detail/who-recommends-hiv-self-tes... However, when I tried this URL just now it didn't work for me]