week 3 discussion question 2 .docx - Question 2 Review the ED encounter with hospitalization of Trey Archer above A Go to\"Research a Disease or

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Question 2. Review the ED encounter with hospitalization of Trey Archer above. A. Go to "Research a Disease or Condition" in the A.D.A.M. multimedia encyclopedia . Read all the information under HIV/AIDS. B. After reading the material, what are the risk factors for getting HIV? There are a few risk factors for getting HIV such as: Having unprotected anal or vaginal sex. Those are on the receiving end of anal sex are at the most risk. Those who have multiple partners are also at an increased risk. Those who use drugs and share needed or syringes are at risk. Those who have a sexual partner with HIV whom is not taking their medicines for HIV. Having a sexually transmitted STD. C. What are the ELISA and Western blot tests used to detect HIV? ELISA (Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay) Is a test that detects and measures antibodies in your blood. This can be used to determine if you have antibodies related to a certain infectious condition. Western blot test separates the blood proteins and detects the specific proteins that
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