Table 2

Consent for testing and HIV status (Zewditu Memorial Hospital, Addis Ababa, 2003–04)

Freq.

Column %

Study participants (column %)

HIV prevalence


Consent level A (testing & post-test counseling)

1168

70.8

75.5

27.5

Consent level B (testing only)

164

9.9

10.6

49.6

Consent level C (total refusal)

215

13.0

13.9

unknown

Known HIV status

49

3.0

excluded

81.8

Discharged/expired prior to testing

54

3.3

excluded

Total

1650

100


Reniers et al. BMC Public Health 2009 9:163   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-9-163

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