Injection risks and HIV transmission in the Republic of South Africa.

Abstract

The sexualization of the HIV epidemic in South Africa has been used as evidence that unsafe medical injections are of minimal importance to transmission in Africa, because the country was thought to be free of unsafe injection risks. More recent observation reveals routine failures in infection control in South African maternity and paediatric wards and in… (More)
DOI: 10.1258/ijsa.2009.009230

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