USciences Online Faculty Published in NEJM
Sheila Salvant Valentine, a USciences Online adjunct faculty member, has recently been published by the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM).
The publication, “Case 27-2021: A 16-Year-Old Boy Seeking Human Immunodeficiency Virus Prophylaxis,” is a case study analyzed by Dr. Valentine and colleagues.
Dr. Valentine’s portion of the publication explored the potential legal issues surrounding the boy’s seeking of this medication. She discusses the nuances of consent and patient confidentiality, given that the patient in this case is a minor.
The full NEJM publication is available on their website.