By Yichen Lu,Max Essex
Asia has turn into the recent conflict flooring for the warfare opposed to HIV/AIDS. The value of the aptitude public illnesses brought on by AIDS during this populous continent may perhaps develop into a catastrophic catastrophe. a ten% price of incidence of HIV-1 in India and China by myself may suggest greater than 200 million everyone is contaminated with HIV.
AIDS in Asia turns out to be useful as a complete, up to date AIDS reference ebook for public future health and doctors. This quantity offers concrete info at the analysis, remedy, care, prevention and influence of AIDS. Part I comprises 'Snapshots of HIV/AIDS in Asia.' international locations and areas incorporated during this part are: Thailand, India, China, Japan, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Hawaii and the Pacific Islands, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Part II addresses the molecular epidemiology of HIV/AIDS. Part III bargains with the prognosis, surveillance and projected eventualities of the AIDS epidemic. Part IV outlines prevention efforts and therapies. half V presents an outline of the continued collaborative efforts enthusiastic about a number of diversified international locations within the all over the world battle opposed to AIDS.
This quantity may be priceless to all of the public well-being pros and researchers operating during this box.
"...the publication is an invaluable addition to the HIV/AIDS literature."
"AIDS in Asia deals a accomplished, attention-grabbing review of the epidemic there and of basic concerns that would impact its progression."
-Roger Detels, MD, MS, collage of California-Los Angeles
The magazine of the yank clinical Association, ebook Review, 293:15
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