ERIC Number: EJ463984
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Determining the Prevalence of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) within a Residential Facility for Persons with Mental Retardation.
Pledgie, Thomas K.; Schumacher, Steven H.
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v97 n5 p585-88 Mar 1993
Administrators of residential facilities for persons with mental retardation are urged to take a proactive stance in determining the prevalence of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). Administrators of one 345-bed intermediate care facility used a double blind seroprevalence study. No HIV infection was found in this group. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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