The frontline of HIV1 diffusion in the Central African region: a geographical and epidemiological perspective.

@article{Tessier1993TheFO,
  title={The frontline of HIV1 diffusion in the Central African region: a geographical and epidemiological perspective.},
  author={S F Tessier and G R{\'e}my and Jean-Paul Louis and Arnaud Tr{\'e}bucq},
  journal={International journal of epidemiology},
  year={1993},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={127-34}
}
The geographical analysis of the main data on the HIV1 epidemic in Central Africa shows a frontline which has not moved significantly since 1985. The absence of a progressive increase between the countries, demonstrating a discontinuity in space, combined with the observed human and physical continuity within the areas, raises several questions. Are the low-rate areas facing only a simple delay in the diffusion, or is there a real difference between the epidemiological patterns of HIV1 in the… CONTINUE READING