Failure to identify HIV-infected individuals in a clinical trial using a single HIV rapid test for screening.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


HIV clinical trials, Volume 15, Issue 2, p.62-8 (2014)


2014, April 2014, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division


In the HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN) 061 study, 8 (2.3%) of 348 HIV-infected participants identified as HIV uninfected at study enrollment using a single HIV rapid test for screening were found to be HIV infected after additional testing.