This comprehensive reference book addresses the unique challenges facing many African nations as poor infrastructure and economics continue to obstruct access to advanced treatments and AIDS care training. It takes into account the context of settings with limited resources. Information on how to best utilize existing resources and prioritize scaling-up of infrastructure is a critical aspect of this book for those working in HIV/AIDS-related fields in Africa.A recent study from South Africa reports that sputum induction was successfully performed on 142 out of 149 infants whose HIV-positive status was known or suspected, or who required intensive care unit support, and who were admitted withanbsp;...
|Title||:||AIDS in Africa|
|Author||:||Max Essex, Souleymane Mboup, Phyllis J. Kanki, Richard G. Marlink, Sheila D. Tlou|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-05-08|