Offering integrated care for HIV/AIDS, diabetes and hypertension within chronic disease clinics in Cambodia.

@article{Janssens2007OfferingIC,
  title={Offering integrated care for HIV/AIDS, diabetes and hypertension within chronic disease clinics in Cambodia.},
  author={Bart Janssens and Wim J M van Damme and Brian Raleigh and Jyoti Gupta and Sopheap Khem and Kheang Soy Ty and Mc Vun and Nathan Ford and Rachel Zachariah},
  journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization},
  year={2007},
  volume={85 11},
  pages={880-5}
}
PROBLEM In Cambodia, care for people with HIV/AIDS (prevalence 1.9%) is expanding, but care for people with type II diabetes (prevalence 5-10%), arterial hypertension and other treatable chronic diseases remains very limited. APPROACH We describe the experience and outcomes of offering integrated care for HIV/AIDS, diabetes and hypertension within the setting of chronic disease clinics. LOCAL SETTING Chronic disease clinics were set up in the provincial referral hospitals of Siem Reap and… CONTINUE READING