The case for expanding access to highly active antiretroviral therapy to curb the growth of the HIV epidemic.

@article{Montaner2006TheCF,
  title={The case for expanding access to highly active antiretroviral therapy to curb the growth of the HIV epidemic.},
  author={Julio S. G. Montaner and Robert S Hogg and Evan Wood and Thomas Kerr and Mark Tyndall and A. R. Levy and P. Richard Harrigan},
  journal={Lancet},
  year={2006},
  volume={368 9534},
  pages={531-6}
}
Continuing expansion of the HIV/AIDS pandemic has been recognised as an exceptional challenge to global health, international development, and world security. UNAIDS estimates that there were more than 38 million people living with HIV at the end of 2005, with just over 4 million new infections that year. While most new cases continue to emerge from developing nations, even in developed countries HIV incidence remains unacceptably high. The high incidence is not likely to change in the… CONTINUE READING
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