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  1. Pregnant Women and HIV-Testing and Treatment Decisions, Slide Presentation, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2007)

    With a focus on NY law, this powerpoint presentation is designed to provide a basic understanding of NY law as of 2006 regarding HIV testing of pregnant women and newborns, and an overview of the law on the rights of mothers concerning perinatal treatment ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/19/2018 12:40pm

  2. Recommendations for Use of Antiretroviral Drugs in Pregnant Women Infected with HIV-1 for Maternal Health and for Reducing Perinatal HIV-1 Transmission in the U.S., U.S. Public Health Service Task Force Perinatal Guidelines Working Group (2008)

    The July 2008 version of the guidelines includes language that reaffirms an HIV-positive pregnant woman’s right to retain control over treatment decisions that affect her and her fetus. The Nov. 2007 version had inexplicably omitted language about a woman ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/19/2018 12:33pm

  3. Evidence Statement: Sexually Transmitted Infections (Screening and Counseling): Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), K.P. Campbell (2006)

    This statement outlines the differences between Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) HIV screening recommendations for individuals who are not at increased risk for HIV infection. While the CDCs ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/19/2018 12:28pm

  4. Women's Health Insurance Coverage, Kaiser Family Foundation, December 2007

    This fact sheet prepared by the Kaiser Family Foundation provides new statistics on health coverage and describes the major sources of health insurance for non-elderly adult women ages 18-64, including employer-sponsored coverage, Medicaid, individually p ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  5. Women In Peril- HIV & AIDS- The Rising Toll on Women of Color, A Report of the New York State AIDS Advisory Council (2005)

    A report based on hearings and meetings with consumers, health care practitioners and social service providers about epidemiologic trends, and successful service models for addressing the needs of women at greatest risk of HIV in New York State. The repor ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 4/21/2018 5:42pm

  6. Guidelines on Ethical Participatory Research With HIV Postive Women, The International Community of Women living with HIV/AIDS (ICW), 2004

    The International Community of Women living with HIV/AIDS (ICW) provides guidelines for responsible involvement of HIV positive women in medical, socioeconomic and other research concerning women living with the virus. Included are a checklist to measure ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/18/2018 5:00pm

  7. In Their Own Words: The Current State of Women and HIV, Leslie Hanna, Bulletin of Experimental Treatment for AIDS (BETA), 2003

    This article reports the findings when seven health care professionals, advocates, and HIV-positive women respond to the question, "What do you consider to be the most important treatment or health issues facing women with HIV today?" Their resp ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/18/2018 5:04pm

  8. An HIV Advocate's View of Family Court: Lessons from a Broken System, Lauren Shapiro, 5 Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy 133 (1998)

    This article provides an overview of how the law at the time of publication treated HIV-positive parents involved in custody disputes in family court. The author, an attorney with South Brooklyn Legal Services, draws on her own experience representing cli ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/31/2016 10:21am

  9. Criminal Prosecutions for HIV Exposure: Overview and Analysis (Working Paper), Sarah J. Bray, Yale University Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS (CIRA) (2003)

    This study challenges the rationale for the criminalization of HIV transmission by demonstrating that prosecutions of these case are unlikely to serve the public health purpose of reducing HIV transmission from those who know they are living with HIV. The ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  10. HIV Positive Women and Microbicides, Advocates Brief, Global Campaign for Microbicides (2006)

    A fact sheet from the Global Campaign for Microbicides discussing the need for effective microbicides (topically applied products that prevent HIV and other STIs) for women. The sheet also provides information about the status of research regarding microb ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/18/2018 4:51pm

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