Accession Number : ADA301466

Title :   Study of Post Separation HIV-Positive Servicemen Lost to Follow-Up.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 27 Sep 91-26 Sep 95,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Page, William F.

PDF Url : ADA301466

Report Date : OCT 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : In l985, the DoD started screening for antibody to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Once discharged from the Army, individuals previously followed, can become lost to follow-up, seeking medical care through VA, other military or private care facilities. Lost to follow-up is defined as a year passing since last clinical staging evaluation.

Descriptors :   *MEDICAL SERVICES, *HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUSES, *MORTALITY RATE, *ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME, FACILITIES, CLINICAL MEDICINE, MEDICINE, INDEXES, DEATH, HOMING, STAGING.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE