• Corpus ID: 17603661

© Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) and World Health Organization (WHO) 2004

@inproceedings{Calleja2004JU,
  title={{\textcopyright} Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) and World Health Organization (WHO) 2004},
  author={Jesus MGarc{\'i}a Calleja and Peter Ghys and Catherine A. Hankins and Annemarie Hou and Judith Polsky and Purnima Mane and Lidia Andrushchak and Maha Aon and Reeta Bhatia and Asya Bidordinova and M Borromeo and Yves Bourney and Raul Boyle and Michel Cayemittes and Paloma Cuch{\'i} and Ruben Prado and Monica Djupvik and Sun Gang and Claud{\'i}a Garcia-Moreno and Eleanor Gouws and Francoise F Hamers and Sami Hashim and Gillian Holmes and Henrica Afm Jansen and Setou Kaba and Aziz Khudoberdiev and Alexander Kossukhin and Aldo Landi and David Lawson and Bertil Anders Lindblad and Tiwonge Towera Loga and Samia Lounnas and Rob Lyerla and M Mahalingam and Mary I Mahy and Bunmi Makinwa},
  year={2004}
}
The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of UNAIDS or WHO concerning the The mention of specific companies or of certain manufacturers' products does not imply that they are endorsed or recommended by UNAIDS or WHO in preference to others of a similar nature that are not mentioned. Errors and omissions excepted, the names of proprietary products are distinguished by initial capital… 

Similar epidemics with different meanings: understanding AIDS stigma from an international perspective

The HIV/AIDS have had a devastating impact in the world since its initial reported cases in 1983. The total number of people living with HIV at the end of 2005 is estimated in 40.3 millions with 4.9

A Systematic Review of HIV Testing Implementation Strategies in Sub-Saharan African Countries

A conceptual framework that outlines effective HIV testing strategies for four target groups is presented, based on a systematic literature review of articles published from January 1st, 2008, to December 31st, 2019.

Aids Epidemic in Thailand: Good News, Bad News, and a Warning

Thailand’s response to the AIDS epidemic has been one of the most successful in the world and its no-nonsense, pragmatic approach to combating the disease prevented millions of new infections.

Seek and treat: HIV update 2011

  • A. Taege
  • Medicine
    Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine
  • 2011
The case is now strong for routine screening and early treatment of HIV infection to reduce transmission of the infection and to give patients an opportunity to live a reasonably healthy life.

The HIV Treatment Gap: Estimates of the Financial Resources Needed versus Available for Scale-Up of Antiretroviral Therapy in 97 Countries from 2015 to 2020

The projected number of people receiving ART across three scenarios suggests that countries are unlikely to meet the 90-90-90 treatment target unless they adopt a test-and-offer approach and increase ART coverage.

Lessons Learned from Programmatic Gains in HIV Service Delivery During the COVID-19 Pandemic — 41 PEPFAR-Supported Countries, 2020

Overall, positive percent change was observed in PEPFAR-supported countries in HIV treatment and viral load suppression during 2020, and countries reporting the highest gains across the HIV care continuum during 2020 attributed successes to reducing or streamlining facility attendance.

HIV and GB virus C infections seen from the perspective of the vertically coexposed infant.

It has been found that GBV-C viremia has a tendency to disappear over time in HIV-infected subjects who are followed up longitudinally, and this phenomenon, in turn, is associated with accelerated disease progression.

AIDS Morbidity and Mortality in Brazilian Children Before and After Highly Active Antiretroviral Treatment Implementation: An Assessment of Regional Trends

Despite the overall reduction in AIDS-related cases and deaths among children in Brazil since HAART, marked regional differences continue to exist, which reflect structural factors, different transmission dynamics, and operational issues.

Aids, Orphans, and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Review of the Dilemma of Public Health and Development

HIV/AIDS is having devastating consequences on families, young children, and other vulnerable social groups. In this paper, I review the impact of HIV/AIDS on families and development in sub-Saharan

Performance of development NGOs in HIV prevention for young people

A large number of potential studies with usable information providing information on the NGO performance and underlying factors were retrieved and screened for retrieval and evaluated in detail to determine relevance to the inclusion criteria.
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 298 REFERENCES

The challenge of implementation of preventive programs in a developing country: experiences, situations, and perspectives in Uruguay.

  • María Luz Osimani
  • Medicine
    Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • 2003
The conclusions of some studies and a pilot program implemented in 2001 have pointed to new avenues for the control of the epidemic spread among IDUs and to their social environment.

HIV/AIDS in the Middle East and North Africa: The Costs of Inaction

Although most evidence suggests that overall HIV prevalence is low in the region, greater investments in improved surveillance, and care needed now-to maintain low prevalence levels and preserve the focus on national and regional development goals.

Bloodborne and sexually transmitted infections in drug abusers in the United States, Latin America, the Caribbean, and Spain.

  • J. KhalsaH. FrancisR. Mazín
  • Medicine, Political Science
    Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • 2003
The articles in this supplement present a current view of the nature and extent of the bloodborne and sexually transmitted infections in drug abusers and their partners in the Western Hemisphere.

Coverage of selected services for HIV / AIDS prevention care and treatment in low- and middle-income countries in 2005.

An assessment of the coverage of several key services for the prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS in 2005 is presented, using national service statistics and expert assessment to present coverage estimates that are comparable across countries and regions.

The changing face of the HIV epidemic in western Europe: what are the implications for public health policies?

Africa's orphaned generations

  • Medicine
  • 2003
Africa's Orphaned Generations presents a strategy for ensuring that all of Africa's orphaned children have a safe, healthy and well-educated childhood, establishing the foundation for a productive adult life and for their countries' overall development.

The Mexican HIV/AIDS surveillance system: 1986–2001

The Mexican experience illustrates how surveillance systems need to be dynamic in order to monitor trends in HIV over time, and demonstrates that middle‐income countries can successfully implement surveillance systems.

AIDS in Asia: face the facts. A comprehensive analysis of the AIDS epidemics in Asia.

This report focuses largely on prevention of HIV among adults and adolescents in East South-East and South Asia though it also includes information from some Central Asian nations including Iran as well as some of the developing countries of the Pacific.
...