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*  Globalization and disease
It has increased in areas where HIV seroprevalence is high. Air travel and the other methods of travel which have made global ... It is believed that HIV arose from another, less harmful virus, that mutated and became more virulent. The first two AIDS/HIV ... Initially, HIV prevention methods focused primarily on preventing the sexual transmission of HIV through behaviour change. The ... HIV and AIDS are among the newest and deadliest diseases. According to the World Health Organization, it is unknown where the ...
*  Health in Uganda
Associazione Volontari per il Servizio Internazionale (15 September 2004). "HIV seroprevalence in northern Uganda: The complex ... Studies of HIV-infected adults in Uganda showed risky sexual behavior to have declined, contributing to the decline in HIV ... In 2015, an estimated 1.5 million people in Uganda were infected with HIV, and the HIV prevalence rate in the country was 7.2 ... According to a 2015 study, impediments to reducing HIV incidence include food insecurity in rural areas and stigma against HIV ...
*  John Frank (epidemiologist)
Frank JW, Coates RA, Brant R, Garbutt J. Sample sizes for needles in a haystack: the case of HIV seroprevalence surveys. ... Preliminary results from the Ontario HIV seroprevalence study in women of childbearing age. Clinical and Investigative Medicine ... The Ontario HIV Seroprevalence Study of Childbearing Women. (Abstract) The Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases, 1992, vol 3 ... Frank JW, Goel V, Harvey B, Coates RA, Schiralli V. A critical look at HIV antibody tests: 1. How accurate are they? Canadian ...
*  Syed Abdul Mujeeb
HIV seroprevalence surveys in Pakistan [6], 1996, AIDS, vol. 10 (8): 926 Mujeeb, S.A., Shiekh, M.A. Prevalence of hepatitis B ... 2 217 Baqi, S., Shah, S.A., Baig, M.A., Mujeeb, S.A., Memon, A. Seroprevalence of HIV, HBV and syphilis and associated risk ... He was working for the welfare of HIV positive people. He spoke many a times about the Human rights violations of PLWA/HIV by ... Human rights violations of People living with HIV/AIDS by their family members Human rights violations of PLWA/HIV by their ...
*  Women's health in Ethiopia
In Ethiopian most of the deliveries occur at home and unattended by skilled provider HIV Sero - prevalence in adults aged ... women and HIV, harmful traditional practices, and violence against women. Ethiopia is the oldest independent and second most- ...
*  List of MeSH codes (G03)
... hiv seroprevalence MeSH G03.850.520.450.535 --- clinical trials MeSH G03.850.520.450.535.200 --- clinical trials, phase i MeSH ...
*  List of MeSH codes (N05)
... hiv seroprevalence MeSH N05.715.360.775.225 --- clinical protocols MeSH N05.715.360.775.225.500 --- antineoplastic protocols ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E05)
... hiv seroprevalence MeSH E05.318.760.535 --- clinical trials MeSH E05.318.760.535.200 --- clinical trials, phase i MeSH E05.318. ...
*  Seroprevalence
... especially with viral infections such as Herpes Simplex and HIV), this number is not significant if the specificity of the ... Seroprevalence is the number of persons in a population who test positive for a specific disease based on serology (blood serum ...
*  Human T-lymphotropic virus 1
Cantor KP, Weiss SH, Goedert JJ, Battjes RJ (1991). "HTLV-I/II seroprevalence and HIV/HTLV coinfection among U.S. intravenous ... Like HIV, HTLV-1 predominately infects CD4+ T cells. The viral RNA is packed into the icosahedral capsid which is contained ... HIV testing should also be performed, as some patients may be co-infected with both viruses.[citation needed] Allogenic bone ... HTLV-1, unlike the distantly related retrovirus HIV, has an immunostimulating effect which actually becomes immunosuppressive. ...
*  Flashblood
"High HCV seroprevalence and HIV drug use risk behaviors among injection drug users in Pakistan". Harm Reduction Journal. 3: 26 ... Sharing blood in this manner carries a very high risk of transmitting viruses such as hepatitis and HIV, which are prevalent ... "KENYA: 'Flash blood' puts drug users at risk of HIV", PlusNews, February 24, 2010. Accessed July 12, 2010. McCurdy, SA; Ross, ... Reid, Savanna R (2009). "Injection drug use, unsafe medical injections, and HIV in Africa: a systematic review". Harm Reduction ...
*  HIV/AIDS in Mali
A recent survey found that only 12% of women vendors in Bamako (with an estimated HIV seroprevalence of 6.7%) reported using a ... The first cases of HIV/AIDS in Mali were reported in 1985. While the adult HIV prevalence was still relatively low at 1.7% ... migration is also a significant contributor to HIV infection, as HIV prevalence in neighboring countries such as Côte d'Ivoire ... and Sierra Leone are also believed to contribute to increased HIV transmission across borders. Recorded rates of HIV infection ...
*  HIV/AIDS in Rwanda
In 1986, Rwanda was the first country in the world to conduct and report on a nationally representative HIV/AIDS seroprevalence ... of total HIV/AIDS funding. AIDS pandemic HIV/AIDS in Africa Rwanda " HIV/AIDS, Malaria and Other Diseases" UN in Rwanda (2014) ... In general, HIV prevalence is higher in urban areas than in rural areas, and women are at higher risk of HIV infection than men ... Among external HIV/AIDS funding sources in Rwanda, the Global Fund made up 48.8% of HIV/AIDS funding, followed by the U.S. ...
*  HIV/AIDS in China
U.S. Census Bureau HIV/AIDS Country Profile-Demographic indicators and epidemiological data, including HIV seroprevalence in ... HIV in China Briefing Book-International Finance Corporation (World Bank Group) Science Online Collection: HIV/AIDS in Asia-HIV ... Report of an HIV/AIDS Assessment in China-National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and ... Free drugs to HIV-infected pregnant women to prevent mother-to-child transmission, and HIV testing of newborn babies. Free ...
*  HIV/AIDS in Madagascar
Framework was approved by the government in December 2001 and was adjusted following the first national seroprevalence survey ... Treatment for HIV is still limited in Madagascar, with only one site in the country currently offering antiretroviral therapy ... With the guidance of USAID and other partners, the Government of Madagascar is actively responding to gaps in its HIV/AIDS ... As of September 2004, only 30 of an estimated 17,000 adults in need of treatment for advanced HIV were receiving antiretroviral ...
*  HIV/AIDS in the Dominican Republic
In 2006, sentinel surveillance of pregnant women of all ages reported seroprevalence of 3.4 percent at four sites and 5.9 ... National HIV-TB guidelines have been recently developed and HIV-TB activities have been included in national plans. While the ... 2] [3] Adult women living with HIV/AIDS are estimated at 23,000. [4] HIV prevalence in pregnant women had been relatively ... implements HIV/AIDS services and diagnostic tests in the public sector. The National AIDS Program (NAP) develops HIV/AIDS- ...
*  HIV/AIDS in Nepal
While the most recent data demonstrate a stabilizing of the epidemic and a downward trend in seroprevalence among several of ... HIV and AIDS case reporting by the NCASC reports HIV infections to be more common among men than women, as well as in urban ... Among the two, HIV epidemic is largely attributed to sexual transmissions which account for more than 85% of the total new HIV ... HIV infects 3.1 percent of adult TB patients, and HIV-TB co-infections complicate treatment and care for both diseases. ...
*  Index of HIV/AIDS-related articles
... seroprevalence - serosorting - serostatus - serum - serum glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase (SGOT) - serum glutamic pyruvate ... HIV disease - HIV prevention trials network (HPTN) - HIV set point - HIV vaccine trials network (HVTN) - HIV-1 - HIV-2 - HIV- ... HIV-1) - human immunodeficiency virus type 2 (HIV-2) - human leukocyte antigens (HLA) - human papilloma virus (HPV) - human T ... acute HIV infection - Acute HIV Infection and Early Diseases Research Program (AIEDRP) - ADAP - ADC - adenopathy - adherence - ...
*  Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus
In countries with low seroprevalence, HHV-8 is primarily limited to AIDS and KS patients. In countries with high seroprevalence ... Individuals infected with HIV-1 or genital warts are generally more likely to be co-infected with HHV-8. ... Fu, B; Sun, F; Li, B; Yang, L; Zeng, Y; Sun, X; Xu, F; Rayner, S; Guadalupe, M; Gao, S. J.; Wang, L (2009). "Seroprevalence of ... Although seroprevalence has been consistently shown to increase with age in a linear manner, countries with high infection ...
*  Health in Sudan
Sudan is considered to be a country with an intermediate HIV and AIDS prevalence by the World Health Organization(WHO). HIV/ ... A population based study was conducted in 2002 which estimated the sero-prevalence to be 1.6%. According to recent studies, the ... In 1986, the first case of HIV and AIDS in Sudan was reported. Sudan's HIV epidemiological situation is currently classified as ... Free services have been provided across the country, which have significantly improved the life of people living with HIV. HIV/ ...
*  Trichodysplasia spinulosa
Interestingly, as of 2016 there were no case reports in the literature describing cases of TS in patients with HIV-AIDS. There ... estimates of seroprevalence (that is, prevalence of detectable antibodies against viral proteins) in immunocompetent adults ... "Seroprevalence of trichodysplasia spinulosa-associated polyomavirus". Emerging Infectious Diseases. 17 (8): 1355-63. doi: ...
*  Infections associated with diseases
Roberts, BW; Cech, I (2005). "Association of type 2 diabetes mellitus and seroprevalence for cytomegalovirus". Southern Medical ... Stratton, Richard; Slapak, Gabrielle; Mahungu, Tabitha; Loes, Sabine Kinloch-de (2009). "Autoimmunity and HIV". Current Opinion ... Carbone, Antonino; Gloghini, Annunziata; Serraino, Diego; Spina, Michele (2009). "HIV-associated Hodgkin lymphoma". Current ... "Herpes virus antibodies seroprevalence in children with autoimmune thyroid disease". Endocrine. 33 (2): 171-5. doi:10.1007/ ...
*  Human cytomegalovirus
HIV). In HIV infected persons, HCMV is considered an AIDS-defining infection, indicating that the T-cell count has dropped to ... Seroprevalence is age-dependent: 58.9% of individuals aged 6 and older are infected with CMV while 90.8% of individuals aged 80 ... HCMV infection is typically unnoticed in healthy people, but can be life-threatening for the immunocompromised, such as HIV- ... and HIV-infected patients. Exposing immunosuppressed patients to outside sources of CMV should be minimized to avoid the risk ...
*  Toxoplasmosis
Seroprevalence varies across the globe with the highest seroprevalence in North America (32%) and Europe (26%) and the lowest ... Treatment is often only recommended for people with serious health problems, such as people with HIV whose CD4 counts are under ... found an overall seroprevalence of 97.4%. Another survey from Colombia showed the seroprevalence of 89.3% whereas a Chinese ... The seroprevalence of T. gondii in domestic cats, worldwide, has been estimated to be around 30-40%. In the United States, no ...
*  Nsambya Home Care
The infected mother is thus expected to only bottle feed the baby since the breast milk contains HIV. AIDS can also be further ... Aids patient Care in areas of high sero-prevalence is becoming a problem, with increasing demand on hospital bed capacity. ... NHC teaches about the signs and symptoms of HIV/AIDS. There are major and minor symptoms. It also teaches about various ways of ... The whole situation of counselling and testing children defy the issue of making an "informed decision" for the HIV test and ...
*  Refugee health
Refugees are regularly screened for syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia, and HIV infection when they relocate. Hepatitis B infection ... Barnett, ED; Christiansen, D; Figueira, M (2002). "Seroprevalence of measles, rubella, and varicella in refugees". Clin Infect ... HIV, and anemia of chronic diseases. There are also several genetically based red blood cell disorders related to geographic ... or if they are infected with HIV. Refugees can be at a higher risk for contracting sexually transmitted infections because of a ...