HIV dilemma: To tell or not to tell?

HIV dilemma: To tell or not to tell?

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Lack of clear guidelines on sharing a patient’s HIV status has put many healthcare providers at risk of being sued.
17 Apr 2017 - General
The fact that HIV is no longer a death sentence, and is potentially curable within a few years, changes this dilemma considerably. You know today that if the wife were to become infected, she has an excellent chance of living a normal life and even being HIV free. If this same scenario were to happen twenty years ago, the potential risk of not telling her would be far greater. The other thing to consider, and realize I am just working though all the possible scenarios, not advocating any particu...
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