The procedure to identify HIV Onishchenko was held in a special mobile diagnostic center. Then he urged residents to do the same.
Testing for HIV Gennady Onishchenko held in public. "It's part of the culture, how to greet, how to wash your hands before eating. And the HIV test take place is also part of a modern culture," he said.
Together with the assistant Chairman of the government of the treatment room was visited by the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova. According to its statement, the Russian Federation is taking all necessary measures to stabilize the disease. "We have achieved fairly good results: vertical transmission of HIV infection is currently stopped," Popov was quoted by TASS.
Days.Roo was informed that the HIV test Gennady Onishchenko Anna Popova had intended to do in order to attract attention to the problem of AIDS in Russia. "By our example we encourage everyone to do the same - get tested for HIV. This is not extremely significantly," - said Popov. According to her, every day about the terrible diagnosis learn 300.
Thus, the Agency launched a program of compulsory testing for HIV infection in the Russian Federation regions. Now should be checked pregnant women, blood donors and internal organs, also some professional groups of citizens, for beginning health workers. Testing will take place in mobile laboratories - customized machine that will be around human settlements.