Education for the prevention and control of AIDS.
Read Online

Education for the prevention and control of AIDS.

  • 103 Want to read
  • ·
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Unesco Principal Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific in Bangkok .
Written in English


  • AIDS (Disease) -- Prevention -- Abstracts.,
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Study and teaching -- Abstracts.

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesAbstract-bibliography series ;, 10, Population education programme service
ContributionsUnesco. Principal Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific.
LC ClassificationsRA644.A25 E345 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 121 p. ;
Number of Pages121
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1688677M
LC Control Number91916015

Download Education for the prevention and control of AIDS.


Enormous advances in HIV/AIDS treatment regimens have fundamentally altered the natural history of the disease and sharply reduced HIV-related morbidity and mortality in countries where such treatments are accessible. The advent of anti-retroviral drugs in the late s began a revolution in the management of HIV, which can be seen as analogous to the use of penicillin for treating bacterial. Get this from a library! Education for the prevention and control of AIDS.. [Unesco. Principal Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific.;].   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website. While % of the experimental group had up to secondary school education, only 55% of the control group had the same level of education, followed by primary level in % of experimental group and 25% of control while for those with no formal education, about 5% and 7% were found among the experimental and control groups respectively.

History s. The Centers for Disease Control was the first organization to recognize the pandemic which came to be called AIDS. Their announcement came on June 5, when one of their journals published an article reporting five cases of pneumonia, caused by Pneumocystis jirovecii, all in gay men living in Los Angeles.. In May , scientists isolated a retrovirus which was later called. This book was developed to expand access to education in Infection Prevention and Control for all categories of healthcare workers, especially those working in low-resource settings. The content of the book is broadly based on a five-day introductory course run by the Unit for Infection Prevention and Control at Stellenbosch University and. This textbook was written by the author to support a college-credit online course on AIDS entitled, AIDS Online International. The purpose of this book is to help support HIV education and prevention initiatives by uniquely integrating the author's expertise in scientific writing and excerpts from credible HIV/AIDS publications into one comprehensive textbook on the global AIDS : Sharron Kay Jenkins. The Washington State Department of Health developed a model curriculum for HIV/AIDS education. This document is the Know HIV Prevention Education for Health Care Facility Employees. Educators who teach HIV/AIDS classes can use this as their curriculum. It presents the specific topics required by law. It is not a self-study manual.

South Africa, Pretoria city is great place of this kind of signature conference as a scientific research conference organizers, The Global Academic Research Institute (GARI) proudly present International Conference on HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control (ICAPC ) in Professional Collaboration with Awesome Impact Media under the theme of “Prevention is better than Cure”.You are welcome to.   Use this testing locator from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to find an HIV testing location near you. Choose less risky sexual behaviors. HIV is mainly spread by having anal or vaginal sex without a condom or without taking medicines to prevent or treat HIV. AIDS control programs is equally paramount for the same rea-sons. There are simply not enough resources to do everything everywhere; choices must be made and priorities set. In the HIV/AIDS field, this information deficit is especially pro-nounced with respect to HIV prevention in general and preven-File Size: KB. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.