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The Resource HIV/AIDS in South Africa, edited by S.S. Abdool Karim and Q. Abdool Karim

HIV/AIDS in South Africa, edited by S.S. Abdool Karim and Q. Abdool Karim

Label
HIV/AIDS in South Africa
Title
HIV/AIDS in South Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by S.S. Abdool Karim and Q. Abdool Karim
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLM
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
RA643.86.S6
LC item number
H585 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WC 503
NLM item number
H67218 2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Abdool Karim, S. S
  • Abdool Karim, Q.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • HIV infections
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • HIV Infections
  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
  • Risk Factors
  • Social Conditions
  • South Africa
Label
HIV/AIDS in South Africa, edited by S.S. Abdool Karim and Q. Abdool Karim
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Evolving HIV epidemic -- HIV infection in South Africa -- HIV incidence rates in South Africa -- Virus, the human host and their interactions -- Viral structure, replication, tropism, pathogenesis and natural history -- HIV diagnostics -- Origin, diversity and spread of HIV-1 -- Cellular immunity in HIV: a synthesis of responses to preserve self -- HIV risk factors and prevention strategies -- Reducing sexual risk behaviours: theory and research, successes and challenges -- Barrier methods -- Mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) of HIV-1 -- Sexually transmitted infections -- Safe blood supplies -- Intravenous drug use in South Africa -- New prevention strategies under development and investigation -- Focal groups for understanding the HIV epidemic -- Heterosexual transmission of HIV: the importance of a gendered perspective in HIV prevention -- Young people and HIV/AIDS in South Africa: prevalence of infection, risk factors and social context -- Female sex workers -- Population movement and the spread of HIV in southern Africa -- Young men -- Impact of AIDS -- Shattering the silence: an auto-biographic, reflective narrative on living with HIV/AIDS -- Impact of AIDS: the health care burden -- Impact of AIDS on the community -- Achilles heel? The impact of HIV/AIDS on democracy in South Africa -- Impact on ethics -- Economic impact of AIDS -- AIDS-related mortality in South Africa -- Treating HIV -- TB and HIV -- Prevention of opportunistic infections in adults -- Nutritional prophylaxis -- Challenges in managing AIDS in South Africa -- Antiretroviral therapy -- Challenges of implementing antiretroviral treatment in South Africa -- Political history of AIDS treatment -- What does the future hold? -- Models and trends -- Future of the HIV epidemic in South Africa
Control code
60803016
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
592 pages
Isbn
9780521616294
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)60803016
Label
HIV/AIDS in South Africa, edited by S.S. Abdool Karim and Q. Abdool Karim
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Evolving HIV epidemic -- HIV infection in South Africa -- HIV incidence rates in South Africa -- Virus, the human host and their interactions -- Viral structure, replication, tropism, pathogenesis and natural history -- HIV diagnostics -- Origin, diversity and spread of HIV-1 -- Cellular immunity in HIV: a synthesis of responses to preserve self -- HIV risk factors and prevention strategies -- Reducing sexual risk behaviours: theory and research, successes and challenges -- Barrier methods -- Mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) of HIV-1 -- Sexually transmitted infections -- Safe blood supplies -- Intravenous drug use in South Africa -- New prevention strategies under development and investigation -- Focal groups for understanding the HIV epidemic -- Heterosexual transmission of HIV: the importance of a gendered perspective in HIV prevention -- Young people and HIV/AIDS in South Africa: prevalence of infection, risk factors and social context -- Female sex workers -- Population movement and the spread of HIV in southern Africa -- Young men -- Impact of AIDS -- Shattering the silence: an auto-biographic, reflective narrative on living with HIV/AIDS -- Impact of AIDS: the health care burden -- Impact of AIDS on the community -- Achilles heel? The impact of HIV/AIDS on democracy in South Africa -- Impact on ethics -- Economic impact of AIDS -- AIDS-related mortality in South Africa -- Treating HIV -- TB and HIV -- Prevention of opportunistic infections in adults -- Nutritional prophylaxis -- Challenges in managing AIDS in South Africa -- Antiretroviral therapy -- Challenges of implementing antiretroviral treatment in South Africa -- Political history of AIDS treatment -- What does the future hold? -- Models and trends -- Future of the HIV epidemic in South Africa
Control code
60803016
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
592 pages
Isbn
9780521616294
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)60803016

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